SVLR

AcronymDefinition
SVLRScots Vowel-Length Rule
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In the case of the application of the SVLR to words containing the two variants of the PRICE vowel in SSE, it is clear (Scobbie, Turk and Hewlett 1999) that there is allophonic variation in SSE, triggered by the SVLR environments (which include a following voiced fricative or [[?
If this is true, Vowel 4 must have gotten as far as [I:] in short environments before SVLR applied, and in these dialects, Vowel 3 already equalled 2 (p.
Though the existence of SVLR is convincingly 'proven' (pp.