Sound System and Homophone Vocabulary of Nanba, Xuanhan County, Sichuan Province
Science Innovation
Volume 6, Issue 5, October 2018, Pages: 255-268
Received: Dec. 10, 2018; Published: Dec. 12, 2018
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Ran Ya, Jiangxi Normal University, Research Center of Language and Language Life, Nanchang, China
Xiao Jiugen, Jiangxi Normal University, Research Center of Language and Language Life, Nanchang, China
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Abstract
Nanba town is an important ancient town in Xuanhan county, Sichuan province. It is not only located in the main roads of water and land transportation, but also the throat of many urban areas in and out of the county government. It has always been a place for the distribution and trade of goods in the county. Nowadays, Nanba town It has entered the fast lane of economic and cultural development, and it is not only the provincial-level pilot construction of town, but also the key construction town with national characteristics. The Nanba dialect belongs to Chengdu-Chongqing area of the southwestern Mandarin. Although it has something in common with the county, it has more of its own characteristics. This sound system and homophone vocabulary is based on the field investigation of Nanba, and describes and summarizes the collected corpus. The sound system not only analyzes the characteristics of phonology, but also reveals the rhythm and coordination law. It is true that there are some differences in the Nanba dialect, but this is only a slight adjustment of quantity, not a fundamental alienation.
Keywords
Southwestern Mandarin, Nanba Dialect, Initial Final and Tone, Phonological Characteristics, Coordination Laws, Homophone Vocabulary
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Ran Ya, Xiao Jiugen, Sound System and Homophone Vocabulary of Nanba, Xuanhan County, Sichuan Province, Science Innovation. Vol. 6, No. 5, 2018, pp. 255-268. doi: 10.11648/j.si.20180605.13
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