Tone Analysis of Wameey

Date Created:
2001
Extent:
11 pages
Description:
A description of tone in the Wamey language of Senegal.
Publication Status:
Preprint
Table of Contents:
1. Introduction 3 2. Tone Data 3 2.1. Patterns 3 2.2. Minimal Pairs 4 3. Tone Rules 5 3.1. Left to Right Combinations 5 3.2. Contrastive Tones 7 3.3. Floating Tones 7 3.4. Resistant Tones 8 3.5. Echo Tones 9 3.6. Other Rules 10 3.7. Downstepping 11 4. Conclusions 12
Country:
Senegal
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Entry Number:
52060