Acoustic Cues to the Voicing Feature in Tracheoesophageal Speech
- International Focus on Voice--Introduction. Thibeault, Susan // ASHA Leader;5/2/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p3
The article discusses on the key factors that influence individual's ability to generate voice and create speech in the U.S. and worldwide. A normal voice quality is normally impacted by several factors including cultural, dialectical, and language-based expectations. It explains that many...
- METHODS AND GOALS OF SPEECH PRODUCTION RESEARCH. Fujimura, Osamu // Language & Speech;Jul-Sep90, Vol. 33 Issue 3, p195
Discusses methods and goals of speech production research. Presentation of a personal view of current issues in speech production research with some historical comments; Emphasis on issues directly concerned with the relation between abstract phonological representations and speech signals; Use...
- Effect of Cues to Increase Sound Pressure Level on Respiratory Kinematic Patterns During Connected Speech. Huber, Jessica E. // Journal of Speech, Language & Hearing Research;Jun2007, Vol. 50 Issue 3, p621
Purpose: This study examined the response of the respiratory system to 3 cues used to elicit increased vocal loudness to determine whether the effects of cueing, shown previously in sentence tasks, were present in connected speech tasks and to describe differences among tasks. Method: Fifteen...
- Voice Research and Treatment: A UK Perspective. Carding, Paul // ASHA Leader;5/23/2006, Vol. 11 Issue 7, p7
The article reflects on the growth of clinical and research resources in voice disorders in Great Britain. The author stated that the considerable increase seen in clinical and research resources is due to the additional government funding for head and neck cancer services and the general...
- Consistency and reliability of voice quality ratings for different types of speech fragments. de Krom, Guus // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Oct94, Vol. 37 Issue 5, p985
Focuses on the perception experiment of consistency and reliability of voice quality ratings for different types of speech fragments. Stimulus presentation and registration of ratings; Implication of the estimated effects of listener inconsistencies on rating accuracy.
- Variations across time in acoustic and electroglottographic measures of phonatory function in... Hall, Kelly Dailey // Journal of Speech & Hearing Research;Aug95, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p783
Identifies variations in acoustic and electroglottographic (EGG) measures within and across days for women speakers with and without vocal nodules. Absence of a decrease in signal-to-noise ratio (S/N ratio); Stability in closed-to-open (C/O ratio); Use of natural speaking tasks in detecting...
- autophony. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p222
A definition of the medical term "autophony," which refers to the vibration and echolike reproduction of one's own voice, is presented.
- SECTION 4: HUMAN SPEECH. Silverstein, Alvin; Silverstein, Virginia; Silverstein, Robert // Respiratory System (9780805028317);1994, p56
This article describes the human speech. Sounds are produced by air flowing through the larynx. Sounds of the voice are shaped and changed to form words by the actions of the jaw, tongue, lips and teeth. The flow of the air through the nose and in the sinuses contributes to the tones of the...
- Voice lessons. Lynn, Jacquelyn // Entrepreneur;Apr97, Vol. 25 Issue 4, p34
Offers tips for developing a commanding speaking voice. Practicing; Breathing guidelines; Enunciation; Pacing.