Speaking-Rate-Induced Variability in F2 Trajectories

Tjaden, Kris; Weismer, Gary
October 1998
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct1998, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p976
Academic Journal
Presents the study which examined speaking-rate-induced spectral and temporal variability of F2 format trajectories for target words produced in a carrier phrase at speakig rates ranging from fast to slow. Methods used on the study; Results; F2 onset frequency as an acoustic index of gesture overlap; Conclusions.


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