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Published: 19 September 2019

256 Pages


ISBN: 9780198807384

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Palatal Sound Change in the Romance Languages

Diachronic and Synchronic Perspectives

André Zampaulo

Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics

  • Provides a new constraint-based analysis of palatal sound change in the Romance languages
  • Explores both diachronic and synchronic variation and how they relate to each other
  • Includes dialect maps and new experimental data, particularly on Ibero-Romance varieties