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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Return to Lehistw Page. Chapter 2 deals with duration and its linguistic function. May 06, Emperador Spock rated it it was amazing Shelves: Suprasegmentals by Ilse Lehiste. Books by Ilse Lehiste. Want to Read saving…. Chapter 3 considers the suprasegmental elements of pitch, tone, and intonation. Alan rated it it was amazing Jun 03, Miska marked it as to-read Apr 07, Her thesis dealt with the work of William Morrisin particular the part concerning Nordic literature.

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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. This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat 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. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Haris Themistocleous added it Dec 04, By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.


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Ilse Lehiste 31 January — 25 December was an Estonian-born American linguistauthor of many kehiste in phonetics. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

In she moved to the United States where she defended her second doctoral thesis — this one about linguistics — at the University of Michigan.

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Ilse Lehiste finished high suprasdgmentals in Tallinn and studied piano playing at the Conservatory. Nik Smith marked it as to-read May 07, 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. The emphasis of Professor Lehiste’s work is on the production and perception of suprasegmental features. Views Read Edit View history.

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She was also interested in Estonian runic songs and, in collaboration with Jaan Ross, published several works on ,ehiste topic. Refresh and try again. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Foe convenience, a chart immediately following the introductory chapter illustrates the scheme of presentation followed throughout the book.


She contends that neither definition is complete and intends in this research to provide a more fully satisfying description of these complex and elusive phenomena.


Retrieved 16 December The author assembles and summarizes what is currently known about the phonetic nature lehiset suprasegmentals and evaluates the available evidence from the point of view of linguistic theory. 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.

Languages Eesti Edit links. Hardcoverpages. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Chapter 4 deals with the most elusive of the suprasegmental features, stress.

The suprasegnentals 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 has resulted in this important experimental study of the linguistic function of suprasegmentals.

Suprasegmental features are either listed as the set of features consisting of pitch, stress, and quantity or surpasegmentals as features whose domain extends over more than one segment. More than phoneticians from 35 countries participated in the Congress.

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