An Experimental Study of Monosyllabic Tones in Tianshui Dialect

HONGJIE WANG, YONGHONG LI

Abstract


This paper uses the method of experimental phonetics analysis the tones of Tianshui dialect. Through recording, extracting and analysis data, we get a conclusion that there are three tones in Tianshui dialect, they are Ping (24), Shang (51), Qu (55). The analysis found that Ping in Tianshui dialect is not divided into Yin and Yang, and Ru merged into Ping. In addition, the voiced of Shang merged into Qu.

Keywords


Tianshui dialect, monosyllabic tones, experimental phonetics.


DOI
10.12783/dtssehs/adess2017/17840

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