Search for dissertations about: "diphthongization"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word diphthongization.

  1. 1. The Vowel Systems of Five Iranian Balochi Dialects

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis

    Author : Farideh Okati; Uppsala universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Balochi; Persian; Iranian Balochi dialects; vowel system; Common Balochi; fronting; diphthongization; nasalization; Linguistics; Lingvistik;

    Abstract : The vowel systems of five selected Iranian Balochi dialects are investigated in this study, which is the first work to apply empirical acoustic analysis to a large body of recorded data on the vowel inventories of different Balochi dialects spoken in Iran. The selected dialects are spoken in the five regions of Sistan (SI), Saravan (SA), Khash (KH), Iranshahr (IR), and Chabahar (CH) located in the province Sistan and Baluchestan in southeast Iran. READ MORE