In the unit, (3b), the two tones would be dependent on each other in their alignment since they are both dominated by the same tonal root node, which is the part of the pitch accent marked
to align with the tone-bearing unit.
For example, one finds letters transposed, producing silly spelling mistakes (nouz for nous, legalopsychoz for megalopsychos, and so on), and impossible accentuation (foreign language accents are used and accent marks
find their way over consonants).
But beware - a poorly translated business card, or incorrect accent marks
, can quickly mar any good impression you're trying to create.
You feel inferior to the "nice" people who live in your neighbourhood and think that your accent marks
you out as such.
I have, in the interest of readability modernized slightly the spelling, introduced accent marks
, separated words, and expanded the majority of the abbreviations.
The third and fourth lines of Hopkins' "Spring and Fall" (here shown for the sake of clarity without Hopkins' own accent marks
) are an example of rove-over:
There is also the possibility that Latin after the Carolingian reforms was spoken with a new, bookish scrupulosity that may have involved the use of a pitch accent, explicitly described by the Latin grammarians; in a recent survey of the origins of Western music writing, Leo Treitler rejects the idea that there was a pitch accent for Carolingian Latin--with all the implications that has for a possible link between Latin accent marks
and neumes--but he gives no evidence of having considered Wright's views.
Though marred by distracting editorial slips in areas like French accent marks
and capitalization, her work represents a significant contribution to our understanding of the role of religion in the conflict between regional and national values.
A few forms are transcribed with colons after long vowels and accent marks
over stressed vowels, e.g., i:talwa (p.