Bolinger Dwight L. A Theory of Pitch Accent in English


In 'WORD' Volume 14. August-December 1958. Number 2-3

1. The Functions of Speech. 2. Earlier Notions of Pitch as a Cue to Stress. 3. Stress and Intensity. 4. Pitch Prominence in General. 5. Predictable Ambiguity. 6. Favored Accents and the Learning of Accentual Structure. 7. Pitch Accents A, B and C. 8. The Accents as Morphemes. 9. ... 10. Conclusions.