Diana Passino

List of John Benjamins publications for which Diana Passino plays a role.


Passino, Diana 2018 Chapter 21. Some reflections on the syllabification of clusters: A view from the dialects of ItalyStructuring Variation in Romance Linguistics and Beyond: In honour of Leonardo M. Savoia, Grimaldi, Mirko, Rosangela Lai, Ludovico Franco and Benedetta Baldi (eds.), pp. 307–319 | Chapter
Throughout different theoretical models it is generally agreed that syllable structure is only determined by the melodic composition of segments and predictions are made concerning the syllabification of clusters on the basis of their segmental content. This contribution draws attention on… read more
This contribution tackles the subject of consonant cluster phonotactics in word-initial position, focusing particularly on Romance. It calls attention to the presence of languages where clusters of obstruents, usually displaying a heterosyllabic behaviour crosslinguistically, are accommodated in… read more