目录
The Comparative Phonology of Konsoid
作者: Wondwosen Tesfaye PDF下载
工作单位: Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia
期数: 2020年总第13期
页码: 83-104
出版日期: 2020-12-30
摘要:
This study compares the phonology of Konso, Diraytata and Mosittacha languages which belong to the Konsoid subgroup in the Lowland East Cushitic family. The aim is to identify and describe the phonological similarities and differences that exist among these languages. The classification of the languages’ sound systems, gemination, phonotactics and syllable structures are carried out in order to determine the major pattern of differences and similarities. Some major sound changes are discovered and the merger of voiced obstruents into voiceless counterparts is another major finding observed in these languages.
关键词: Konsoid, comparison, inventory, constraint, syllable structure
文章编号: doi: 10.26478/ja2020.8.13.6
参考文献:
Bender, M. L. 1971. The Languages of Ethiopia: A new lexicostatistic classification and some problems of diffusion [J]. Anthropological Linguistics, 13(5):165-288.
Black, P. 1974. Lowland East Cushitic Subgrouping and Reconstruction [D]. Ph.D. Dissertation. New Haven: Yale University. 
Bliese, L. 1976. Afar [A]. In M. L. Bender (ed.). The Non-Semitic Languages of Ethiopia [C]. Michigan: Michigan University Press. 
Central Statistical Agency. 2008. The 2008 Population and Housing Census for Ethiopia [R]. Results for Southern Nation, Nationalities and People’s Region. 
  Vol.11. Addis Ababa.
Clements, G. N.1990. The Role of the Sonority Cycle in Core Syllabification [A]. In J. Kingston & M. E. Beckman (eds.). Papers in laboratory phonology 1: Between 
  the grammar and physics of speech [C]. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 283-333. 
Fleming, H. C. 1964. Baiso and Rendille: Somali outliers [J]. Rassegna di Studi Etiopici, 20:35-96.
Harlow, E. 2016. The Phonology of Mosittacha [D]. MA Thesis. Vancouver: Trinity Western University.
Hayward, R. J. 1981. Nominal Suffixes in Dirayta (Gidole) [J]. Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 44(1):126-144. 
Mous, M. 2012. Cushitic [A]. In Z. Frajzyngier & E. Shay (eds). The Afro-Asiatic Languages [C]. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 342-422. 
Ongaye, O. O. 2013. A Grammar of Konso [D]. Ph.D. Dissertation. Leiden: Leiden University.
Sinkeneh, F. 1983. Gidole Phonology [D]. Unpublished Fourth Year Essay. Addis Ababa: Addis Ababa University.
Wondwosen, T. 2006. Aspects of Diraytata Morphology and Syntax: A lexical-functional grammar approach [D]. Ph.D. Dissertation. Trondheim: Norwegian 
  University of Science and Technology.
Wondwosen, T. 2015. A Grammar of Mosittacha [M]. Addis Ababa: Addis Ababa University Press.
友情链接:  |   |   | 

中国江苏省南京市栖霞区仙林大道163号南京大学文学院210046   电话:025-86481986    邮箱:macrolinguistics@nju.edu.cn

The learned Press, 9 East 37th Street, Suite: WL, New York, NY 10016, U.S.A

Tel: 646-831-8213   Fax: 413-826-8213   E-mail: macrolinguistics@gmail.com

Copyright©2007-2016 宏观语言学