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ERIC Number: EJ232327
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1980-Jun
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Deletion and Disambiguation in Puerto Rican Spanish.
Poplack, Shana
Language, v56 n2 p371-85 Jun 1980
Postulates changes in morphology and higher levels of grammar induced by consonant deletion processes to compensate for reduced sentence redundancy and increased possibility of ambiguity. Examines evidence provided by the behavior of two Puerto Rican Spanish phonological variables interacting with the grammatical system in the capacity of plural markers. (Author/MES)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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