OPTIMALITY THEORETIC ACCOUNT OF WORD STRESS AMONG EDUCATED IGBO SPEAKERS OF ENGL

Last updated 25th Sep 2018
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OT IS A LATEST PHONOLOGICAL TOOL THAT ACCOUNTS FOR NUANCES IN ARTICULATION

Optimality theory was introduced in the early 1990s by Alan Prince and Paul Smolensky as a complementary prototype of the configuration and structure for various linguistic systems of languages. To...