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Re: Anyone have the actual sound change rules for early Slavic?

From:Eric Christopherson <rakko@...>
Date:Wednesday, February 20, 2008, 4:21
On Feb 19, 2008, at 9:17 PM, Amanda Babcock Furrow wrote:

> As an exercise in naturalistic sound change design, I'm trying to > implement > the sound change rules for Early Slavic through Proto-Slavic as > described > in Frederik Kortlandt's "From Proto-Indo-European to Slavic", but I am > finding some of them too vague to usefully implement. For example, > in his > section 5.6 "final s" goes to h, but then in 5.9 we encounter "raising > before final s". Apart from the issue of where these final s's > come from > that are conditioning the raising, I am unable to tell from the > relevant > paragraph which vowels are raising, and to what they have been raised. > > In short, does anyone know where I can find these rules already > written in > X -> Y / Z_ format? Or is this period of the development of > Slavic still > more art than science, with no sufficiently clear sound change > rules having > been established to support such a formalization? > > Thanks, > Amanda
Perhaps this page would be of assistance: < zbb/viewtopic.php?t=1533>