Both analyses were working on the assumption that, if speech rate was used as a cue for narrative segmentation the same way pausal
phenomena are utilized (OLIVEIRA JR.
At the phonological level, it appears that pausal imalah is far more accommodated than the two key Arabic phonological markers *q and *j.
i) the lack of final pausal imala (final [a] raises to /i/ or /e] like in CA warda vs.
5 Pausal imala (raising of final -a to -e no pausal imala or -i) 'rose' warda F.
Sibawayhi notes that in this case the light -n is not like the tanwin, which it behaves like in pausal
is able to propose a general shift during his "fourth stress period" of stress from short open penultima to ultima, except where otherwise eligible penultima had been lengthened by analogy with pausal
In disengaging pausal
forms from sandhi, he has disregarded the Padapatha only rarely and then in agreement with the modern consensus, and in assigning forms to roots or nominal stems, he has often followed Grassmann, even when the analysis is controversial and the author himself may well have other thoughts.
In explaining the pausal
forms of segholates, a comparative-historical analysis is preferable to stating merely that "a word that normally has a short vowel in its accented syllable will have this vowel lengthened when it is in pause.
73-90), is of particular interest to me, because I have long puzzled over the true pausal
form of nouns of this type.
The traditional name for this phonosyntactic prominence is pausal stress, while the unmarked counterpart is called contextual stress; equivalently, a form may be said to occur in pause or in context.
Thus tonic lengthening alone marks the difference between pausal 'he observed' (Ez 18:19) and contextual (loc.
suffix would have been to one shape for both pause and context--a shape moreover certainly like the actual pausal form with respect to its stress and syllable structure, and plausibly likewise with respect to the vowel color of the bridge (cf.