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LIGN101 01.14.2010 PHONOLOGY LIGN101 - INTRO TO THE STUDY OF LANGUAGE
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lign 101 01.14.2011 overview Phonology is concerned with predicting the occurrence of sounds Sounds do not occur in isolation
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lign 101 01.14.2011 overview Speech sounds interact What causes pronunciation to vary from one context to the next? What general abstract rules govern the distribution of sounds? How do sounds interact? Why do people have foreign accents?
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lign 101 01.14.2011 Phonology Study of abstract rules governing speech sounds Abstract sounds vs. perceptible sounds Phonemes vs. allophones
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lign 101 01.14.2011 Phonology top stop little kitten hunter [t ɑ p] [st ɑ p] [l ɪ tl ̩ ] [k ɪ tn ̩ ] [h ʌ nt ɹ̩ ] [t ʰɑ p] [st ɑ p] [l ɪɾ l ̩ ] [k ʰɪʔ n ̩ ] [h ʌ n ɹ̩ ] aspiration fapping glottalization deletion
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lign 101 01.14.2011 Phonology These different phonetic forms do not induce changes of meaning in English compare [t ʰɑ p] vs. [t ɑ p] minimal pair
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01.14.2011 Phonology Hindi : aspiration is contrastive
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course LIGN 101 taught by Professor Levy,r during the Fall '08 term at UCSD.

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lecture1-phonology - PHONOLOGY LIGN101 - INTRO TO THE STUDY...

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