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Jennifer Hay and Margaret A. Maclagan

Print publication date: 2008

Print ISBN-13: 9780748625291

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: March 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625291.001.0001

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Phonetics and Phonology

Phonetics and Phonology

Chapter:
(p.14) 2 Phonetics and Phonology
Source:
New Zealand English
Author(s):

Jennifer Hay

Margaret Maclagan

Elizabeth Gordon

Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748625291.003.0002

This chapter first considers the characteristics of the segmental phonemes of New Zealand English (NZE), the consonants, and the vowels, and then of the suprasegmental features (such as intonation and rhythm). It also examines the ways in which the sound system of NZE has changed over the short time that English has been spoken in New Zealand, beginning by clarifying some of the terminology used.

Keywords:   New Zealand English, vowels, suprasegmental features, sound system

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