Does Gokana really have syllables? A postscript
- Author(s): Hyman, LM
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.1017/S0952675715000160
© Cambridge University Press 2015. After years of searching for evidence for the syllable in Gokana, I presented a possible argument in Hyman (2011) that the prosodic stem consists at most of two bimoraic syllables. In this note I show that there is an alternative account not involving syllables. Either way, Gokana makes very little reference to syllable structure, if at all.