Notes on Mada Phonology

Statement of Responsibility:
Price, Norman
Authors:
Date:
1989
Publisher:
Summer Institute of Linguistics
Publisher Place:
Dallas
Part Of Series:
Language Data, African Series 23
Extent:
49 pages
Publication Status:
Published
Table of Contents:

Introduction

  1. The Syllable
  2. The Interpretation of Segments
  • 2.1 Vocalic sequences
  • 2.2 Consonant plus sonorant
  • 2.3 Prenasalization
  • 2.4 Palatalization
  • 2.5 Labialization
  • 2.6 Consonant plus liquid
  • 2.7 Affricates
  • 2.8 Labial-velar approximant
  • 2.9 Labial-palatal approximants
  • 2.10 CN syllables
  • Structure of the Word
  • Tone
  • Phonemes
    • 5.1 Labial contrasts
    • 5.2 Alveolar contrasts
    • 5.3 Velar and labial-velar contrasts
    • 5.4 Contrasts with labialization
    • 5.5 Contrasts with palatalization
    • 5.6 Vocalic contrasts
  • Allophone Statements
  • Mada Orthography
  • A Mada text
  • The Swadesh 100-Word List
  • A dialect comparison of one-syllable word
  • References

    Country:
    Nigeria
    Subject Languages:
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    Work Type:
    Subject:
    Phonological descriptions
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    Entry Number:
    4011