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Title:Stress assimilation of Swahili oriental loanwords in Runyankore
Author:Ohly, RajmundISNI
Year:1982
Periodical:Kiswahili
Volume:49
Issue:2
Pages:93-97
Language:English
Geographic term:Uganda
Subjects:loan words
Nyankole language
Swahili language
Abstract:The Runyankore vocabulary contains a large number of Swahili Oriental loanwords adapted to its phonological and prosodic system. In the present article the author examines what happened to the Swahili primary (main) stress an element which plays such an important role in the Swahili word-building process. Notes, ref.
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