Tonemic-Intonemic Correlation in Mazahua (Otomi)

Statement of Responsibility:
Pike, Eunice V
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Date:
1951
Part Of Series:
International Journal of American Linguistics, 17(1)
Extent:
pages 37-41
Description:
A description of the phonemic tone and intonation systems of Mazahua. The author argues that the tone system helps mark lexical meaning while the intonation system functions at the discourse level to indicate the speaker's attitude.
Publication Status:
Published
Country:
Mexico
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Subject:
Tone
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Entry Number:
1867