Definition of accentology
- The book also gives a bibliography, listing key books and articles of interest to students of Serbo-Croatian accentology.
- —Thomas J. Butler, General Linguistics, 1972
accentologicalplay \ˌak-ˌsen-tə-ˈlä-ji-kəl\ adjective
- accentological studies
accentologistplay \ˌak-ˌsen-ˈtä-lə-jist\ noun, plural accentologists
- Various accentologists have told me how hard it is to teach native speakers to become aware of the prosodic distinctions in their own dialects and thereby to teach them to read and write accented materials for any purpose.
- —Horace G. Lunt, Language, September 1970