Re: THEORY: phonemes and Optimality Theory tutorial
|From:||John Cowan <cowan@...>|
|Date:||Sunday, November 26, 2000, 17:13|
On Sun, 26 Nov 2000, SMITH,MARCUS ANTHONY wrote:
> If this is correct, then perceptibility cues should be a driving force in
> Phonology. This, in fact, is the approach taken by Steriade and (to a much
> lesser extent) Hayes.
Off-off-topic: Why do phonologists (inconsistently) capitalize
"Phonology"? Other linguists do not say that they work on Syntax.
It's as puzzling as the habit of planetary scientists, who decapitalize
"martian", "jovian", etc.
John Cowan firstname.lastname@example.org
One art/there is/no less/no more/All things/to do/with sparks/galore