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Underapplication Of Vowel Reduction To Schwa In Majorcan Catalan. Some Evidence For The Left Syllable Of The Stem As A Prominent Position And For Subparadigms, Clàudia Pons-Moll Aug 2013

Underapplication Of Vowel Reduction To Schwa In Majorcan Catalan. Some Evidence For The Left Syllable Of The Stem As A Prominent Position And For Subparadigms, Clàudia Pons-Moll

Clàudia Pons-Moll

No abstract provided.


Morphologically Driven Underapplication, Lexical Exceptions, Loanword Phonology And Foreign Language Acquisition. Which Is Their Lowest Common Denominator», Clàudia Pons-Moll Jan 2009

Morphologically Driven Underapplication, Lexical Exceptions, Loanword Phonology And Foreign Language Acquisition. Which Is Their Lowest Common Denominator», Clàudia Pons-Moll

Clàudia Pons-Moll

Languages exhibit a set of phonological processes which underapply due to morphological reasons, which have lexical exceptions and which show a peculiar behavior in loanword phonology. The purpose of this paper is to draw attention to the correlation between these three circumstances, and to investigate its consequences on second language acquisition. We show how a gradation can be made between the processes that meet all these three circumstances, the processes that just meet some of them and the processes that do not meet any one. In order to illustrate our argument, we will focus on some well-known Catalan phenomena (i ...


Handout Associated To The Paper "Morphologically Driven Underapplication, Lexical Exceptions, Loanword Phonology And Foreign Language Acquisition. Which Is Their Lowest Common Denominator", Presented (Either As A Poster Or As A Talk) At Papi 2009 (U De Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Michigan Linguistic Society – 40th Annual Conference (University Of Michigan-Flint. 23 October 2010) [Along With F. Torres-Tamarit], And The 20th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester University, May 2012. (2009), Clàudia Pons-Moll Jan 2008

Handout Associated To The Paper "Morphologically Driven Underapplication, Lexical Exceptions, Loanword Phonology And Foreign Language Acquisition. Which Is Their Lowest Common Denominator", Presented (Either As A Poster Or As A Talk) At Papi 2009 (U De Las Palmas De Gran Canaria, Michigan Linguistic Society – 40th Annual Conference (University Of Michigan-Flint. 23 October 2010) [Along With F. Torres-Tamarit], And The 20th Manchester Phonology Meeting, Manchester University, May 2012. (2009), Clàudia Pons-Moll

Clàudia Pons-Moll

No abstract provided.


The Sonority Scale: Categorical Or Gradient, Clàudia Pons-Moll Dec 2007

The Sonority Scale: Categorical Or Gradient, Clàudia Pons-Moll

Clàudia Pons-Moll

Abstract available at: http://www.cunyphonologyforum.net/SYLLABSTRACTS/PonsPoster.pdf