This companion to THE ORIGINS AND DEVELOPMENT OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE expands on material in the main textbook. Expand coverage of some topics and chapter-by-chapter exercises help you master text material. You can answer review questions to ensure your comprehension, you caa analyze data to expand and apply your new knowledge, and you can work on enrichment exercises that, for example, familiarize you with the OXFORD ENGLISH DICTIONARY. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.7.3 THE GREAT VOWEL SHIFT Although a good many changes of various kinds affected the English vowel system as it developed from ... 1. Show the changes effected by the Great Vowel Shift by writing the appropriate phonetic symbols in the brackets: [ ] agt; [ ] as in mice: ... psalm What vowel developed from Middle English [a] before a stop? before a voiceless fricative? before final [l] or [l] plus a dental?
|Author||:||John Algeo, Carmen Butcher|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|