On the Grammar and Semantics of Sentence Accents

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Walter de Gruyter, 1984 - Accents and accentuation - 352 pages
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Contents

Focus mode and the nucleus
11
A rule for the assignment of sentence
63
Postnuclear generalisations
93
Testing the reality of focus domains
151
Idiomaticity in sentence accent location in English and Dutch
177
A semantic analysis of the nuclear tones of English
193
A threedimensional scaling of nine English tones
267
Stress shift and the nucleus
291
Stress shift in Dutch as a rhetorical device
333
Author index
349
Curriculum vitae
355
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