TITLE

Prosodic Markers of Syntactic Boundaries in the Speech of 4-Year-Old Children With Normal

AUTHOR(S)
Snow, David
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Oct1998, Vol. 41 Issue 5, p1158
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the study which focused on the potential role of prosodic boundary features in developmental disorders of morphosyntax. Analysis procedures; Acoustic measures; Evaluation of boundary features.
ACCESSION #
1148607

 

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