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IN A  WORD Phonology:  Syllable Structure and Stress
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WHAT ARE SYLLABLES?  HOW DO WE KNOW THEY  ARE ‘REAL’? where by ‘real’, we mean that the  brain uses them as a computation  unit to process language WHAT DO WORD GAMES, PUNS,  AND POETRY METERS TELL US  ABOUT SYLLABLE  STRUCTURE?
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BENGALI PIG LATINS :   Cibocisa : add a syllable / ci / before each syllable in  the word. biskut    'biscuit'    ci   bi   ci   skut bisri     'ugly'      ci   bi   ci   sri  Syllables are pronounced in reverse order bi    sri    'ugly'        sri      bi bis   kut  'biscuit'    kut     bis
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bi  skut word   ci bi  ci skut
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: HTTP://WWW.GOOGLE.COM/INTL/XX-PIGLATIN/ HTTP://WWW.MUSEUMOFCONCEPTUALART.COM/IBLE-BAY/OB-JAY.TXT PIG LATIN TRANSLATOR PIG LATIN pig    ig    p     ay piglet iglet p ay answer answer ay program ogram pr ay spring ing spr ay
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p pr ( g ram) spr (swer) syllable onset rhyme
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Language Games in other languages   ( source:   The Linguist List ): ARABIC :  switching onset consonants:             /9a l u 9a m i/      /9a m u  9a l i/                                          uncle   Ali            / š ant  t utu/        / t ant   š ušu/                                         aunt Shushu      (a name) Q:   What's the difference between a fisherman  and a lazy boy? A:   The fisherman  b aits his  h ooks, the lazy boy    h ates his  b ooks.
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BUSH TALK   (private game played  in Moorhead, Minnesota in the 1930's  and early 1940's): Infix -/agn/- between the  onset  and  the  rhyme: C agn an y agn ou t agn alk b agn uh  t agn alk?
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BETWEEN ONSET AND RHYME,  AGAIN:     
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rhyme nucleus coda
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SFAT HA-BET (Hebrew)  : Insert  b+V  after every vowel where  V  duplicates  the original vowel A   ba  n i   bi      r bo  c a   ba      l a   ba   l e   be   x e   be   Ani                  roca              lalexet            (I want to go)          
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JERIGONZA/JERIGOZA : Argentina Insert " p+V
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