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Consonant cluster condition
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Booij (1995:44, citingYip 1991) proposes the following consonant cluster condition for Dutch:

Consonant Cluster Condition
In [tautosyllabic or heterosyllabic] consonant clusters, consonants may have at most one other articulator feature than coronal.

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[+] Onset consonant clusters

The first table lists all possible Dutch onset consonant clusters. The ones that can only be found in loanwords or in exceptional cases (e.g. in the diminutivesuffix) are given in parentheses. Segments with coronalplace of articulation are shaded in dark grey; the rhotic consonant which is proposed to be underlyingly placeless in Dutch is shaded in light grey. What can be seen is that all onset clusters - with the exception of the cluster /kʋ-/ - have at most one segment with a non-coronal place of articulation.


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[+] Coda consonant clusters

The second table lists all possible Dutch (surface) coda consonant clusters. Exceptional cases are given in parentheses. Segments with coronal place of articulation are shaded in dark grey; the rhotic consonant which is proposed to be placeless underlyingly in Dutch is shaded in light grey. What can be seen is that all coda clusters - with the exception of the clusters /-mp/, /-mf/ and /-ŋk/ - have at most one segment with a non-coronal place of articulation. Notice that the three exceptions are homorganic consonant clusters. As a consequence, the consonant cluster condition holds for these cases too.


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References:
  • Booij, Geert1995The phonology of DutchOxfordOxford University Press
  • Yip, Moira1991Coronals, consonant clusters, and the coda conditionThe special status of coronals. Internal and external evidenceSan DiegoAcademic Press
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