By Ilse Lehiste. ISBN ISBN “A phonologist ignores phonetics at his personal peril,” feedback Professor Lehiste, whose. In the following we will therefore mainly refer to Suprasegmentals and in general adopt a preliminary definition by Lehiste [Lehiste 70]: “Suprasegmental features. The MIT Press, p. Contents Foreword Introduction Quantity b Timing of articulatory sequences Time dimension of the acoustic signal.
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Want to Read Currently Reading Read. More than phoneticians from 35 countries participated in the Congress. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. In a concluding chapter Professor Lehiste evaluates the findings and considers their potential contribution to linguistic theory. American Studies in Uralic Linguistics, vol.
Ilse Lehiste finished high school in Tallinn and studied piano playing at the Conservatory. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Open Preview See a Problem? Chapter 2 deals with duration and its linguistic function.
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Lists with This Book. It considers physiological mechanisms involved in producing quantity phenomena, their physical acoustic manifestation, the perceptual correlates of quantity, various phonetic phenomena connected with quantity, and the linguistic function of quantity.
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Haris Themistocleous added it Dec 04, She attempts to identify the phonetic conditioning factors within which the features may be manifested, then considers their linguistic functions at the word level and at the sentence level. During the Soviet occupation of Estonia, she helped to mediate research papers between Estonia and the free world. Lehiwte marked it as to-read Apr 07, Jo added it Feb 06, Retrieved 16 December Suprasegmental features are either listed as the set of features consisting of pitch, stress, and quantity or defined as features whose domain extends over more than one segment.
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In she began her studies at the Faculty of Philosophy at the University of Tartu. In American linguistics, the author points out, the term is used more or less synonymously with prosodic features. President of the Linguistic Society of America In she moved to Germany, where she continued her studies — while working for her keep — at the universities of Leipzig and Hamburgand obtained a doctoral degree at the University of Hamburg.
Segmental and Syllabic Quantity in Estonian. The emphasis of Professor Lehiste’s work is on the production and perception of suprasegmental features.
Ilse Lehiste 31 January — 25 Leyiste was an Estonian-born American linguistauthor of many studies in phonetics. Word and Sentence Prosody in Serbocroatian.
The author assembles and summarizes what is currently known about the phonetic nature of suprasegment “A phonologist ignores phonetics at his own peril,” remarks Professor Lehiste, whose work in acoustic phonetics and in historical and descriptive phonology over the past decade supraseg,entals resulted in this important experimental study of the linguistic function of suprasegmentals. Professor Lehiste has provided substantial groundwork for further research in phonetics, including the investigation of suprasegmental sandhi effects and the role of suprasegmentals in morphophonemic rules.
Her main fields of research were acoustic phonetics and phonologyprosodylanguage contactsLehisste and Serbo-Croatian.
Lisa rated it it was ok Aug 16, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Languages Eesti Edit links. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Her thesis dealt with the work of William Morrisin particular the part concerning Nordic literature. She contends that neither definition is complete and intends in this research to provide supraeegmentals more fully satisfying description of these complex and elusive phenomena.
Chapter 4 deals with the most elusive of the suprasegmental features, stress. Suprasegmentals by Ilse Lehiste.