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Schubinger, M. 1980. English intonation and German modal particles II: A comparative study. In Waugh, Linda R. and Cornelis H. Van Schooneveld, eds. The melody of language. University Park Press. pp. 279–298.
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Starting from the rise-fall intonation pattern as used for the modal coloring of utterances in English, S. reviews the various German particles that would functionally correspond to this pattern. (Compare M.Schubinger 1965: 'English intonation and German modal particles: A comparative study').