Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics Online

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Edited by: Marc L. Greenberg (editor-in-chief), University of Kansas; Lenore A. Grenoble (general editor), University of Chicago; associate editors: Stephen M. Dickey, University of Kansas, Masako Ueda Fidler, Brown University, René Genis, University of Amsterdam, Marek Łaziński, University of Warsaw, Anita Peti-Stantić, University of Zagreb, Björn Wiemer, University of Mainz, Nadežda V. Zorixina-Nilsson, Stockholm University

The Encyclopedia of Slavic Languages and Linguistics offers a comprehensive overview of the languages of the Slavic language family and the different ways in which they are and have been studied. It provides authoritative treatment of all important aspects of the Slavic language family from its Indo-European origins to the present day, as well as consideration of interaction of Slavic with other languages.

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Syllabic Synharmonization

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Author(s): Feldstein, Ronald
forthcomingRonald Feldstein
Date: 2020-05-22

Syllable Structure

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Author(s): Sawicka, Irena
Phonological differences among Slavic languages can be best interpreted in terms of the differences in the degree to which the sonority scale is applied in syllables. In those Slavic languages in which the sonority scale is used more consistently, only “one-peak” syllables occur. This is the prevailing syllable structure in the languages of the world. Some Slavic languages, however, admit two-peak syllables. Sonority is a poorly defined (Ohala 1992) and complex feature. It should be understood as the audibility (perceptibility) of a segment. Audibility (so…
Date: 2020-05-22

Syntax-Phonology Interface

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Author(s): Zec, Draga
forthcomingDraga Zec
Date: 2020-05-22