Significance of Cantillation
manstey at portal.ca
Thu Feb 3 13:39:45 EST 2000
The following article has some interesting ideas about cantillation:
Lode, Lars. "A Discourse Perspective on the Significance of the
Masoretic Accents." In Biblical Hebrew and Discourse Linguistics, ed.
Robert D. Bergen. 155-172. Texas: Summer Institute of Linguistics,
In my research it would seem that there is a strong correlation
between clause boundaries and disjunctive accents, but I think Vince
has already suggested this. Probably nothing new in this observation.
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