ERIC Number: ED050612
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1963
Reference Count: 0
Is the Russian /y/ an Allophone of /i/?
Reasons for the structural or functional classification of the Russian /y/ as an allophone of /i/ are explained in this article. Theory countering this classification, proposed by L.V. Scherba and L.R. Zinder, is also presented. Additionally, comments by Kenneth Pike support the author's criticism of the structuralist approach to the problem. (RL)
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Authoring Institution: West Virginia Univ., Morgantown.
Note: In West Virginia University Philological Papers, v14 p102-106 1963