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Published: 01 November 2020

176 Pages

6 1/8 x 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780197509746

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A Theory of Wh- Prosody

Jason Kandybowicz

Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax

  • Presents a new theory of the interaction between the distribution of interrogative expressions and the sound system of a language
  • Based on original, extensive, and highly detailed fieldwork on several under-studied languages of West Africa
  • Offers some of the first prosodic descriptions of a number of languages