Browse Dept. of Spanish, Italian and Portuguese by Subject "Catalan"
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The effects of lexical stress, intonational pitch accent, and speech rate on vowel quality in Catalan and Spanish (2013-08-22)Lexical-stress languages tend to display stress-induced vowel quality variation. In some languages the effect is very salient, resulting in a smaller vowel inventory in unstressed syllables and stress-conditioned rule-governed ...
(2015-07-14)The research objectives of this dissertation are: (1) to empirically investigate the origin behind two (contact) features of Catalonian Spanish, [ɫ] and [z], inquiring the role of specific linguistic and social factors as ...