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  • The semantics of the bare noun in Turkish* 

    Bliss, Heather (University of Calgary, Arts, Linguistics, University of Calgary, 2004-05)
    The goal of this paper is to investigate the semantic properties of the bare noun in Turkish. In this paper, the term bare noun refers to a noun phrase that consists only of a noun, without any modifying elements such as ...
  • Spanish rhymes: a challenge to constraints on syllable structure? 

    González Poot, Antonio A (University of Calgary, Arts, Linguistics, University of Calgary, 2004-05)
    A standard assumption in Onset/Rhyme theory is that, crosslinguistically, rhymes never license more than two position; the occurrence of additional segments is limited to word edges and licensing is carried out by higher ...
  • Palatalization in Lakhota* 

    Telfer, Corey (University of Calgary, Arts, Linguistics, University of Calgary, 2004-05)
    This paper is an attempt to provide an analysis of palatalization in Lakhota, a process that is marked by some very peculiar phenomena. Both the vowels i and e appear to cause palatalization in Lakhota, but in entirely ...