Tones and vowels in Fuzhou revisited

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This paper discusses the tone-vowel alternations in the Fuzhou dialect of Chinese, and the role that phonetics and historical residue play in understanding the contemporary patterns.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationSegmental Structure and Tone
EditorsWolfgang Kehrein, Björn Köhnlein, Paul Boersma, Marc van Oostendorp
Place of PublicationBerlin
Publisherde Gruyter
ISBN (Electronic)9783110341263
ISBN (Print)9783110341096
Publication statusPublished - 2017

Publication series

NameLinguistische Arbeiten
PublisherDe Gruyter
ISSN (Print)0344-6727


  • Fuzhou
  • Tones
  • Vowel alternations

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Language and Linguistics


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