Marina Tzakosta

List of John Benjamins publications for which Marina Tzakosta plays a role.


Kappa, Ioanna and Marina Tzakosta. 2019. Chapter 8. Vowel harmony patterns in Greek dialectal child speech. Language Variation - European Perspectives VII: Selected papers from the Ninth International Conference on Language Variation in Europe (ICLaVE 9), Malaga, June 2017, Villena-Ponsoda, Juan-Andrés, Francisco Díaz Montesinos, Antonio Manuel Ávila-Muñoz and Matilde Vida-Castro (eds.), pp. 133–144
In this study we test the claim that Vowel Harmony (VH) is universally motivated in child speech and facilitates phonological development in non-harmonic languages (Cohen 2012). We analyse a corpus of Greek L1 developmental data from two children raised in a dialectal environment on the island of… read more | Chapter