Phonetic Implementation and Abstractness

Ken Lodge

in Fundamental Concepts in Phonology

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Published in print June 2009 | ISBN: 9780748625659
Published online September 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780748671410 | DOI:
Phonetic Implementation and Abstractness

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The relationship between underlying phonological representations and phonetic realization is explored. Specific examples of the features: advanced tongue root, sonority, liquid and tenseness are discussed in detail. The relationship between the terms: contoid, vocoid, consonant and vowel is also considered.

Keywords: Phonetic implementation; phonological features; abstractness; advanced tongue root; sonority; tenseness

Chapter.  11076 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Phonetics and Phonology

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