Las semiconsonantes y semivocales en los diptongos del español: propuesta de análisis fonológico.

This article studies some important points about glides in Spanish, since their phonological status doesn't seem to be clear. It raises the following issues: if, in fact, it's relevant a division between semivowels and semiconsonants in Spanish diphtongs, if glides can be assigned to /i/ a...

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Main Author: Calvo Shadid, Annette
Format: Artículo
Language: Español
Published: 2015
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Online Access: http://revistas.ucr.ac.cr/index.php/filyling/article/view/1282
http://hdl.handle.net/10669/14402
Summary: This article studies some important points about glides in Spanish, since their phonological status doesn't seem to be clear. It raises the following issues: if, in fact, it's relevant a division between semivowels and semiconsonants in Spanish diphtongs, if glides can be assigned to /i/ and /u/ phonemes or to /j/ and /w/ phonemes, and if sequences of glide plus vowel form complex syllabic nucleus.