The Tonal Phonology of Jita

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Lincom Europa, 1996 - 245 pages
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Contents

INTRODUCTION
1
Structure of Words and the Agreement System
7
The Syllable as the ToneBearing Unit of Jita
44
Tone Patterns of Nouns
76
Conclusion
112
Accent as Metrical Prominence
124
Implications of Accent as Metrical Prominence for the Ordering Hypothesis
132
Long Distance Rules and Locality
141
Conclusion
157
Double Object Prefix Constructions
170
Distant Past Imperative and Present Continuous
181
Conclusion
208
JITA VERB PARADIGMS
216
ENGLISHJITA VOCABULARY
229
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