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Monday, May 1, 2017

Ingo Plag, Linguistics Colloquium: Beyond morpho-phonology: Phonetic detail and morphological structure

Colloquium | May 1 | 2:10-4 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Ingo Plag, Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

 Department of Linguistics

Traditional approaches to the role of sound structure in the description of complex words have usually focused on phonologically conditioned allomorphy or morphologically conditioned segmental or prosodic alternations (such as stress shift, stress preservation, truncation, degemination, or syllabification in English). Such studies have detected interesting generalizations across sets of words but...   More >