The Resource Alliteration and sound change in early English, Donka Minkova

Alliteration and sound change in early English, Donka Minkova

Label
Alliteration and sound change in early English
Title
Alliteration and sound change in early English
Statement of responsibility
Donka Minkova
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This study uses evidence from early English verse to reconstruct the course of some central phonological changes in the history of the language. Examination of the behaviour of onset clusters sheds new light on the special treatment of sp-, st-, sk-, and the chronology and motivation of cluster reduction
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
427/.02
Index
index present
LC call number
PE540
LC item number
.M56 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Cambridge studies in linguistics
Series volume
101
Label
Alliteration and sound change in early English, Donka Minkova
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-388) and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Cover; Half-title; Series-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Abbreviations; Preface; 1 Social and linguistic setting of alliterative verse in Anglo-Saxon and Medieval England; 2 Linguistic structures in English alliterative verse; 3 Segmental histories: velar palatalization; 4 Syllable structure; 5 ONSET and cluster alliteration in Old English: the case of sp-, st-, sk-; 6 ONSET and cluster alliteration in Middle English; 7 Verse evidence for cluster simplification in Middle English; References; Index of names; Subject index
Control code
ocm56218174
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780511053788
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b21985698
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)56218174
  • acaebk0511039751

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