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Investigating variation in English vowel-to-vowel coarticulation in a longitudinal phonetic corpus
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The present study contributes to the literature on inter- and intra-speaker variation in coarticulation, a major precursor to sound change, by focusing on the degree of coarthiculation stressed vowels have on neighboring unstressed vowels using recordings from a longitudinal phonetic corpus. Expand
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ACOUSTIC PROPERTIES OF PARA-PHONEMIC SOUNDS: CLICKS IN AMERICAN ENGLISH
Clicks in English are known to occur in transitional periods of talk, during word searches and as indicators of speaker affect. Less well established are the phonetic properties of these clicks,Expand
Chapter 17 Verbal gestures in Cameroon
This paper details the nature of a set of extra-grammatical units that we call verbal gestures, found in several communities in the Central, Littoral, and Southern regions of Cameroon. We lay out theExpand