Xiaomin Mou

List of John Benjamins publications for which Xiaomin Mou plays a role.


Hsieh, Feng-fan, Michael Kenstowicz and Xiaomin Mou 2009 Mandarin adaptations of coda nasals in English loanwordsLoan Phonology, Calabrese, Andrea and W. Leo Wetzels (eds.), pp. 131–154 | Article
The paper documents and analyzes the ways in which English loanwords into Mandarin are adapted to conform to the Rhyme Harmony constraint that requires the front vs. back quality of a nonhigh vowel to agree with the coronal vs. dorsal character of a nasal coda. The principal finding is that the… read more