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Book: Interactions of Vowel Quality and Prosody in East Slavic

Chapter: East Slavic Vowel Patterns: Basic Generalisations

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.43524


This chapter introduces the patterns of East Slavic vocalic neutralisations which are analysed in the subsequent chapters of this book. The patterns include non-dissimilative, dissimilative, compound dissimilative and assimilative-dissimilative vowel reduction.

Chapter Contributors

  • Janina Mo┼éczanow ( - jmolczanow) 'University of Warsaw'