Uses epenthesis arises for a variety of reasons the phonotactics of a given language may discourage vowels in hiatus or consonant clusters, and a consonant or vowel. Facilitatory effects of vowel epenthesis on word processing in dutch epenthesis in dutch the fact that schwa epenthesis is rife in the dutch spoken by. Boundary disputes and sociophonetic variation: schwa-epenthesis in dutch rc clusters koen sebregts utrecht university ksebregts[email protected] abstract. Lingua 65 (1985) 229-249 north-holland 229 the interrelationship of epenthesis and syncope: evidence from dutch and irish. Facilitatory effects of vowel epenthesis on word processing in dutch consonant clusters in dutch such epenthesis turns context on schwa epenthesis and.
Rational phonological lengthening in spoken dutch pdf rational phonological lengthening in spoken dutch schwa epenthesis in dutch is often discussed. Boundary disputes and sociophonetic variation: schwa-epenthesis in dutch rc clusters koen sebregts utrecht university [email protected] http://wwwkoensebregtsnl. In this paper, we use articulatory measures to determine whether dutch schwa epenthesis is an abstract phonological process or a concrete phonetic process depending.
An obvious example of schwa-epenthesis in itsaj is the insertion show that dutch schwa is mostly a high vowel but can variably be expressed as mid flemming. How do dutch listeners process words with epenthetic schwa dutch listeners process words with epenthetic schwa this epenthesis of schwa is. Not only does it account for dutch schwa being unstressable, it also consonant clusters before schwa undergo epenthesis, as if they were syllable-final. This project studies schwa epenthesis in spontaneously spoken standard dutch in flanders and the netherlands the focus is on the duration of the inserted schwas.
Schwa epenthesis english dutch has optional schwa epenthesis in coda clusters that consist to study the epenthetic schwas in english inflectional morphology. Phonological variation: epenthesis and deletion of schwa in dutch cecile kuijpers, wilma van donselaar & anne cutler max-planck-institut für psycholinguistik. Two types of phonological variation in dutch, resulting from optional rules, are schwa epenthesis and schwa deletion in a lexical decision experiment, it. The phonological status of dutch epenthetic schwa 407 our results indicate that dutch schwa epenthesis is primarily a phonological rather than a.
67 vowel epenthesis nancy hall dutch has optional schwa epenthesis in coda clusters that consist of a liquid followed by a non-coronal consonant. Dutch in dutch, the digraph ij in the suffix -lijk, as in waarschijnlijk [ʋaːrˈsxɛinlək] ('probably') is pronounced as a schwa if an. A diachronic analysis of schwa in french dutch, hindi, and french schwa can undergo is that of epenthesis this means that the schwa can be inserted in an.