Alderete et al. 2018: Tahltan Series Shifts

Series shifts and mergers in the obstruent phonology of Tahltan (Northern Athabaskan) John Alderete Amber Blenkiron Edōsdi (Judy Thompson)   Abstract: A survey was conducted to investigate the development of the Proto-Athabaskan obstruent series, *ts/tš/tšr/k, into present day Tahltan. Results from seven native speakers and quantitative analysis of a larger corpus establish tθ/ts/ts/tš as the standard… Read more »