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Chapter 15 /tʃ/ and /dʒ/: A New si-chew-ation

  • Geoff Lindsey
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Abstract

RP’s consonant clusters /tj/ and /dj/ are increasingly replaced by /tʃ/ and /dʒ/ in SSB. This is more common in weak syllables, e.g. education, but is increasingly heard also in stressed syllables, e.g. Tuesday.

Keywords

Clusters Affricates Yod coalescence Stress 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Geoff Lindsey
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  1. 1.LinguisticsUniversity College LondonLondonUK

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