Björn Köhnlein

List of John Benjamins publications for which Björn Köhnlein plays a role.



Linguistics in the Netherlands 2015

Edited by Björn Köhnlein and Jenny Audring

[Linguistics in the Netherlands, 32] 2015. iv, 169 pp.
Subjects Theoretical linguistics

Linguistics in the Netherlands 2014

Edited by Anita Auer and Björn Köhnlein

[Linguistics in the Netherlands, 31] 2014. v, 191 pp.
Subjects Theoretical linguistics


Köhnlein, Björn 2015 A tonal semi-reversal in Franconian dialects: Rule A vs. Rule BNOWELE 68:1, pp. 81–112 | Article
This paper examines the genesis of a tonal semi-reversal in Franconian tone accent dialects, the so-called Rule A vs. Rule B. Contrary to the traditional assumption, the reversal takes place only under declarative intonation, but not in interrogatives. To account for the semi-reversal, I provide a… read more
The production of a contour tone requires a longer duration than the production of a level tone. This paper demonstrates that this durational relationship becomes considerably more complex when tones are realized on bimoraic sonorant units that can support both level tones and contour tones.… read more
Auer, Anita and Björn Köhnlein 2014 ForewordLinguistics in the Netherlands 2014, Auer, Anita and Björn Köhnlein (eds.), p.  | Article