Changes in Normal Speech After Fatiguing the Tongue
- Time to Move the Tongue Freely May Be Required to Develop Speech Perception. // ASHA Leader;Jan2016, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p16
The article reports on a study by Alison Bruderer and colleagues published in the journal "Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences" as of January 2016 that reveals the impact of impediments to babies' tongue movement on their ability to decipher speech sounds.
- Strength, Endurance, and Stability of the Tongue and Hand in Parkinson Disease. Solomon, Nancy Pearl; Robin, Donald A.; Luschei, Erich S. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Feb2000, Vol. 43 Issue 1, p256
Weakness and fatigue in the orofacial system often are presumed to contribute to the dysarthria associated with neuromotor disorders, although previous research findings are equivocal. In this study, tongue strength, endurance, and stability during a sustained submaximal effort were assessed in...
- Electrophsiological evidence on the time course of semantic and phonological processes in speech... van Turennout, Miranda; Hagoort, Peter // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory & Cognition;Jul97, Vol. 23 Issue 4, p787
Examines the use of movement-related brain potentials to determine the temporal properties of semantic and phonological processes in speech production. Influence of lateralized readiness potentials to determine speech production; Results of electrophysiological evidence for semantic and...
- On prototypes and phonetic categories: A critical assessment of the perceptual magnet effect in... Lively, Scott E.; Pisoni, David B. // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Human Perception & Performan;Dec97, Vol. 23 Issue 6, p1665
Presents three experiments which examined the perceptual magnet effect in speech perception for the vowel /i/. How participants rated some examples of /i/; Reference to P.K. Kuhl's findings in 1998; Comparison of the phonetic and prototype category; Methodology used in experiments.
- Relative performance of single-channel and multichannel tactile aids for speech perception. Weisenberger, Janet M.; Broadstone, Susan M. // Journal of Rehabilitation Research & Development;Spring91, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p45
Studies relative performance of single-channel and multichannel tactile aids for speech perception. Artificial hearing; Sensory-aids; Tactile vocoder; Minimal pairs; Syllable rhythm and stress.
- Effects of nonfluencies on speaker's credibility in newscast settings. Engstrom, Erika // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Jun94, Vol. 78 Issue 3, p739
Examines the effects of nonfluencies on speakers' credibility in newscast settings. Correlation between vocal delivery and credibility; Credibility ratings of speakers' competence in the audiotaped message condition.
- Magnitude-estimation scaling: An effective method for the measurement of the... Fucci, Donald; Domyan, Steve // Perceptual & Motor Skills;Feb94, Vol. 78 Issue 1, p348
Presents an experiment in which subjects provided magnitude estimations in the form of quality judgments of a filtered speech stimulus which was a nonsense sentence. High-pass and low-pass filtering conditions; Findings.
- Speech recognition: Instead of typing and clicking, talk and command. Willis, William // T H E Journal;Jan98, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p18
Discusses various aspects of speech recognition technology. History; Speaker-dependent speech recognition systems; Discrete and continuous speech recognition; Description of several speech recognition systems available as of January 1998; Personal Communication Attendant; Hark Recognizer;...
- Verbal auditory closure and the speech perception in noise (SPIN) test. Elliott, Lois L. // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Dec95, Vol. 38 Issue 6, p1363
Proposes that measurement of verbal auditory closure or speech understanding provides useful clinical information. Speech Perception in Noise (SPIN) test as a good measure of verbal auditory closure; Need to review published information about reported performance of different listener groups on...