Phonology Exercises - S upplementary Phonology Problems /...

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Supplementary Phonology Problems / Linguistics 1A03/E Phonology Problem 1: Swahili 1 ı g ] ma drum 12 watoto children 2b ] ma fort 13 ndoto dream 3 ı ] mbe cattle 14 mboga vegetable 4b ] mba pipe 15 ndogo little 5 ] mba pray 16 f ogo rooster 6 ] na see 17 ± oka axe 7p a cure 18 okota pick up 8 ²]² a nurse 19 mo f a one 9 ]²f a taste 20 mtego trap 10 ] ı geza increase 21 k ] ndo h sheep 11 ²] ı ga strangle 22 kar ] ı go wash-out [ o ] and [ ] ] are in complementary distribution (allophones of one phoneme). State the distribution. Write a corresponding phonological rule. Phonology Problem 2: Ganda / 3 / marks high pitch; / 4 / marks low pitch; / d / = voiced alveopalatal stop j 1 òkúd d ùlà jj to be full of éfí ˝ ímbí a whistle 2 òkúd d úlá to dish up 12 é ² d álíí ˝ ò j beam 3 òkúgúlá to buy 13 è ˝ í ² á name 4 òkúggúlá to open 14 éttúúndí ˝ ó shop 5 òkùléétà to bring 15 mjé ˝ éé ˝ é only 6 òkútábáálà to attack ² ˝ ì j Gospel 7 òmùlálà mad man òkùlíí ˝ à to eat with 8
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2010 for the course LINGUISTIC Ling 1A03 taught by Professor Moro during the Fall '09 term at McMaster University.

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