Syllable Margin

Some articles on syllable margin, syllable, syllables:

Holtzmann's Law
... by the fact that vowels (or semivowels) in the syllable margin are invariably transformed into consonantal articulations ... lengthening as if the semivowels were vowels, and forced them into the syllable margin ... the loss of * -w-, the * -y- shifted into the syllable margin, giving with hardening *ajjis Crimean Gothic ada (pl.) (*addi (sg.) < *ajjis) *ajjaN Old Norse egg with diphthongization *aijaz ...
Izi Language - Phonology - Syntagmatic Features
... In Izi, every syllable is marked with one or more features of pitch and quality ... They are regarded as syllable features for several reasons, but most importantly because they cause contrast between syllables rather than between ... is phonetically realized as strong palatal friction or as slight vowel fronting in the syllable ...

Famous quotes containing the words margin and/or syllable:

    I love a broad margin to my life.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    The Brain is just the weight of God—
    For—Heft them—Pound for Pound—
    And they will differ—if they do—
    As Syllable from Sound—
    Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)