Re: [tied] Re: More Slavic accentology

From: Miguel Carrasquer
Message: 35437
Date: 2004-12-12

On Sat, 11 Dec 2004 22:07:13 +0100, Miguel Carrasquer
<mcv@...> wrote:

>The retraction-with-conditional-metatony rule explains why
>Lith. has -ìka-, -ìja-, -ìnja- for the oxytone suffixes
>*-ikó-, *-ijó-, etc. (Slav. -IkÚ, -IjÍ),

Yikes. -IcÍ, -IjÍ

>and how it lost the
>category of oxytonic neuters (de:klá- > de~kla-) and
>oxytonic (mesotonic) verbs (-jé-, -éje-, verbs etc. become
>barytonic [and circumflex]).

Miguel Carrasquer Vidal