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The Resource The tonal system of Igbo, Mary M. Clark

The tonal system of Igbo, Mary M. Clark

Label
The tonal system of Igbo
Title
The tonal system of Igbo
Statement of responsibility
Mary M. Clark
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clark, Mary Morris
Dewey number
496/.33216
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
no index present
LC call number
PL8261.1
LC item number
.C53 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Publications in African languages and linguistics
Series volume
10
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Igbo language
  • Igbo language
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • Igbo language
  • Igbo language
Label
The tonal system of Igbo, Mary M. Clark
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-323)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION -- 1. Overview -- 2. An Introduction to Igbo -- 2.1. Syntax -- 2.2. Morphology -- 2.3. Phonology -- Notes to Chapter 1 -- Chapter 2: THE NATURE OF THE TONAL REPRESENTATION -- 1. The Separation of the Tonal and non-Tonal Features -- 2. Underspecification in Underlying Representation -- 2.1. The Underlying Representation -- 2.2. Default Tone Assignment -- 2.3. Assignment of Tone by Tonal Affixes -- 2.4. A Comparison with Previous Analyses -- 2.5. Potential Problems -- 3. The Phonological Representation of Downstep
  • 3.1. The Distribution of Downstep3.2. The Rule of H Deletion -- 3.3. Downstep and Downdrift -- 3.4. A Comparison with Other analyses -- 4. Conclusion -- 5. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 2 -- Chapter 3: THE ORGANIZATION OF THE LEXICAL PHONOLOGY -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Cyclicity -- 3. The Word Level -- 4. The Root and Stem Levels -- 4.1. The Argument from Morphological Ordering -- 4.2. The Argument from ATR Harmony -- 4.3. Palatalization -- 5. The Organization of the Lexical Phonology -- 6. Strict Cyclicity -- 6.1. Introduction
  • 6.2. Strict Cyclicity in Reduplicated Nouns7. Rule Ordering -- 7.1. Ordering Relationships That Follow from the Level Ordering -- 7.2. Ordering Relationships That Follow from the Cyclical Application of Rules -- 7.3. Ordering That Follows from a “Feedingâ€? Relationship Between Rules -- 7.4. Ordering by the Elsewhere Condition -- 7.5. Positive Advantages of Free Ordering Within the Level -- 8. Conclusion -- 9. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 3 -- Chapter 4: THE PHRASAL PHONOLOGY -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Two Phrasal Levels -- 2.1. H Deletion
  • 2.2. Vowel Assimilation2.3. Phrase Level I and Phrase Level II -- 2.4. Falling Contour Simplification -- 2.5. Middle H Deletion -- 3. he Role of Syntactic Structure in the Postlexical Phonology -- 3.1. Syntactic Structure in Phonological Rules -- 3.2. The Branching Condition -- 4. The Role of Prosodic Structure in the Phrasal Phonology -- 4.1. Intonational Phrasing -- 4.2. The Lack of Evidence for Other Levels of Prosodic Structure -- 5. Coalescence and Syllable Shortening -- 5.1. Coalescence -- 5.2. Feature Sharing and Long Syllable Shortening
  • 6. On Conditions of the Form “X is Unspecified for [F]â€?7. Conclusion -- 8. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 4 -- Chapter 5: VERBS AND VERBAL CONSTRUCTIONS -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Inflectional Morphology of the Verb -- 2.1. The Inflectional Affixes -- 2.2. The Assignment of Inflectional Features -- 3. The Tonal Melody of the Verb -- 4. The [+ASSERTIVE] INFL Particle -- 5. The Tonal Alternation in the NP That Follows the Verb -- 6. The Subject Prefixes -- 7. The Relative Clause Forms -- 8. The “Questionâ€? Forms -- 9. The Sequential Forms
Control code
301324897
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110869095
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301324897
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
The tonal system of Igbo, Mary M. Clark
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 319-323)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ACKNOWLEDGMENTS -- Chapter 1: INTRODUCTION -- 1. Overview -- 2. An Introduction to Igbo -- 2.1. Syntax -- 2.2. Morphology -- 2.3. Phonology -- Notes to Chapter 1 -- Chapter 2: THE NATURE OF THE TONAL REPRESENTATION -- 1. The Separation of the Tonal and non-Tonal Features -- 2. Underspecification in Underlying Representation -- 2.1. The Underlying Representation -- 2.2. Default Tone Assignment -- 2.3. Assignment of Tone by Tonal Affixes -- 2.4. A Comparison with Previous Analyses -- 2.5. Potential Problems -- 3. The Phonological Representation of Downstep
  • 3.1. The Distribution of Downstep3.2. The Rule of H Deletion -- 3.3. Downstep and Downdrift -- 3.4. A Comparison with Other analyses -- 4. Conclusion -- 5. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 2 -- Chapter 3: THE ORGANIZATION OF THE LEXICAL PHONOLOGY -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Cyclicity -- 3. The Word Level -- 4. The Root and Stem Levels -- 4.1. The Argument from Morphological Ordering -- 4.2. The Argument from ATR Harmony -- 4.3. Palatalization -- 5. The Organization of the Lexical Phonology -- 6. Strict Cyclicity -- 6.1. Introduction
  • 6.2. Strict Cyclicity in Reduplicated Nouns7. Rule Ordering -- 7.1. Ordering Relationships That Follow from the Level Ordering -- 7.2. Ordering Relationships That Follow from the Cyclical Application of Rules -- 7.3. Ordering That Follows from a “Feedingâ€? Relationship Between Rules -- 7.4. Ordering by the Elsewhere Condition -- 7.5. Positive Advantages of Free Ordering Within the Level -- 8. Conclusion -- 9. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 3 -- Chapter 4: THE PHRASAL PHONOLOGY -- 1. Introduction -- 2. Two Phrasal Levels -- 2.1. H Deletion
  • 2.2. Vowel Assimilation2.3. Phrase Level I and Phrase Level II -- 2.4. Falling Contour Simplification -- 2.5. Middle H Deletion -- 3. he Role of Syntactic Structure in the Postlexical Phonology -- 3.1. Syntactic Structure in Phonological Rules -- 3.2. The Branching Condition -- 4. The Role of Prosodic Structure in the Phrasal Phonology -- 4.1. Intonational Phrasing -- 4.2. The Lack of Evidence for Other Levels of Prosodic Structure -- 5. Coalescence and Syllable Shortening -- 5.1. Coalescence -- 5.2. Feature Sharing and Long Syllable Shortening
  • 6. On Conditions of the Form “X is Unspecified for [F]â€?7. Conclusion -- 8. Rule Summary -- Notes to Chapter 4 -- Chapter 5: VERBS AND VERBAL CONSTRUCTIONS -- 1. Introduction -- 2. The Inflectional Morphology of the Verb -- 2.1. The Inflectional Affixes -- 2.2. The Assignment of Inflectional Features -- 3. The Tonal Melody of the Verb -- 4. The [+ASSERTIVE] INFL Particle -- 5. The Tonal Alternation in the NP That Follows the Verb -- 6. The Subject Prefixes -- 7. The Relative Clause Forms -- 8. The “Questionâ€? Forms -- 9. The Sequential Forms
Control code
301324897
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 323 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110869095
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)301324897
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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