Prosody and Focus in European Portuguese

Prosody and Focus in European Portuguese : Phonological Phrasing and Intonation

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Description

First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 460 pages
  • 129 x 198mm | 848g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138984019
  • 9781138984011

Table of contents

Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1: Introduction;Introduction; Prosodic Phonology; Intonational Phonology; Prosodic and Intonational Structure; Focus; Work on the Intonation of EP; Work on the Prosodic Structure of EP; A Note on Laboratory Phonology Research; Outline of this study; Chapter 2: On Sandhi;Introduction; The Experiment; Results and Discussion; Conclusions and Theoretical Consequences: the EP facts and the Prosodic Hierarchy; Chapter 3: On Clashes;Introduction; The Experiment; Results and Discussion; Conclusions and Final Discussion; Chapter 4: On Boundary Strength;Introduction; Results and Discussion; Final Conclusions and Consequences: on the Status of the f and I in EP; Chapter 5:On Intonation and Prosodic Phrasing; Introduction; Declaration Intonation; Neutral, Focus and Topic Utterances: a Final Production Experiment; Intonational Structure; An Integrated View: Intonation and Prosodic Phrasing (concluding remarks); Chapter 6: On the Perception of Focus: An Experiment; Introduction; Background and Predictions; The Experiment; Speech Materials; Results and Discussion; Conclusions and Final Discussion; Chapter 7: Conclusion and Further Issues;Summary; Directions of Future Research; Appendices; Bibliography; Index.
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