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Published: 01 June 2006

472 Pages | numerous tables & charts

ISBN: 9780199279609

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Ancient Greek Accentuation

Synchronic Patterns, Frequency Effects, and Prehistory

Philomen Probert

Oxford Classical Monographs

  • Provides new insights into language change and the role of frequency - topics of current interest among historical linguists
  • Contains a clear account of the evidence for Greek accentuation and the basic characteristics of the accent system