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Academic Paper

Title: Description of the Phonemic System of the Sistani Dialect
Author: Abbas Ali Ahangar
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Institution: Sistan and Balouchistan University
Linguistic Field:
Subject Language: Dari
Persian, Iranian
Subject LANGUAGE Family: Indo-European
Abstract: This paper, which is based on the author's fieldwork, deals with the description of the phonemic system of one of the varieties of the Sistani dialect spoken in the Sekuhe(local name:Sakva)village some 30km to the southwest of Zabol. In this research 22 consonants, 11 simple vowels as well as one diphthong have been identified, making the phonemic inventry of this language variety.
Type: Individual Paper
Status: Completed
Publication Info: Dielectology: Journal of the Iranian Academi of Persian Language and Literature, Vol.1. No.1. June 2003
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