Search for dissertations about: "Tomas Riad"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Tomas Riad.

  1. 1. Structures in Germanic Prosody A diachronic study with special reference to the Nordic languages

    University dissertation from Institutionen för nordiska språk, Stockholm

    Author : Tomas Riad; Stockholms universitet.; [1992]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES;

    Abstract : This study provides a reconstruction of the development of the Germanic stress and syllabification system (as reflected in Gothic and Proto-Nordic) up to the completion of the quantity shift in Late Old Swedish. By means of current prosodic theory it is established that a domain of two moras wordinitially is present at all stages of development, in Gothic, Old English and Proto-Nordic as well as in Modem Swedish. READ MORE