Hill, Nathan W. (2011) 'An Inventory of Tibetan Sound Laws.' Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain & Ireland (Third Series), 21 (4). pp. 441-457.
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Scholars of Indo-European historical linguistics have long found it convenient to refer to well known sound changes by the name of the researcher who first noticed the correspondences the sound change accounts for. Because of the proven utility of such sound laws in Indo-European linguistics, the explicit listing and naming of sound laws in the Tibeto-Burman family could be expected to bring similar benefits.
|Keywords:||Tibetan, Tibeto-Burman, Sino-Tibetan, sound laws, historical phonology|
|SOAS Departments & Centres:||Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of the Languages and Cultures of China and Inner Asia
Faculty of Languages and Cultures > Department of Linguistics
|Depositing User:||Nathan Hill|
|Date Deposited:||01 Dec 2011 16:57|
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