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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Suprasegmentals by Ilse Lehiste

In a concluding chapter Professor Lehiste evaluates the findings and considers their potential contribution to linguistic theory. Alan rated it it was amazing Jun 03, Chapter 3 considers the suprasegmental elements of pitch, tone, and intonation.

She was surpasegmentals interested in Estonian runic songs and, in collaboration with Jaan Ross, published several works on this topic.


Lhiste 16 December Word and Sentence Prosody in Serbocroatian. President of the Linguistic Society of America This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat The author discusses some of the physiological correlates of linguistic stress which have been established by experimental techniques over the past 15 years. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Books by Ilse Lehiste.

Ilse Lehiste

She did much to make Estonia and Estonian known in the United States and elsewhere in the world. 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. I have no idea why this book hasn’t seen any new editions or at least reprints sincesince it’s a veritable gold mine of knowledge on quantity and pitch as tools for prosodic phenomena in languages.

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Chapter 2 deals with duration and its linguistic function. Lisa rated it it was ok Aug 16, Her main fields of research were acoustic phonetics and phonologyprosodylanguage contactsEstonian and Serbo-Croatian.


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Suprasegmentals by Ilse Lehiste. Her thesis dealt with the work of William Morrisin particular the part concerning Nordic literature. She describes observed linguistic facts, seeks to explain them, and attempts to set up predictions. 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. Return to Book Page. The author assembles and summarizes what is currently known about the phonetic nature of suprasegmentals and evaluates the available evidence from the point of view of linguistic theory.

Segmental and Syllabic Quantity in Estonian. No trivia or quizzes yet. Ilse Lehiste finished high school in Tallinn and studied piano playing at the Conservatory. During the Soviet occupation of Estonia, she helped to mediate research papers between Estonia and the free world.