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Academic Paper

Title: Vowel Harmony in Turkish
Author: Amir Khalilzadeh
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Institution: Islamic Azad University, Salmas
Linguistic Field: Phonology
Subject Language: Turkish
Abstract: The purpose of this paper is to study Vowel Harmony (VH) in Turkish, a member of Oghuz languages and, like other Turkic languages, known for having this phonetic characteristic. Using the necessary linguistic data, the author of the paper has tried to evaluate the present-day situation of VH in Turkish and to present the related phonological rules which permit its operation in this language.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Venue: Turkey, Ankara
Publication Info: Karadeniz Arastirmalari,Volume 6 (24), pp 141-150
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