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Unformatted text preview: tie IPA: t h aI [t] Environment: the end of a word Example Word: bait IPA: beIt IV. Phonology Data Set (30 pts) Consider the following data from Palauan. [email protected] mosquito [email protected] wake up [email protected] warm [email protected] word ndigEa no longer is rakt h sickness kar medicine kpokp wall klow big [email protected] light kiD we kEr question NklEm your name kall food [email protected] his sickness (1) Are [ g ] and [k] allophones of the same phoneme or allophones of different phonemes? allophones of the same phoneme (2) If they are allophones of the same phoneme, give the restricted allophone and state its environment. If they are allophones of different phonemes, brieﬂy state your reasoning. [ g ] occurs between vowels and [ k ] occurs elsewhere. (3) Given what you know about the distributions of [ g ] and [k] in Palauan, pre-dict which sound would occur in the following hypothetical Palauan words: a. [mbo g a] b. [ra k to] 2...
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- Fall '08
- Phoneme, International Phonetic Alphabet, Palauan, Voiced alveolar consonants