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Twentieth Century Sound Change in Washington DC African American English
Previous work on the vocalic systems of African American English (AAE) speakers in a number of regional settings has identified both shared vowel configurations, aligning with Thomas’s (2007) AfricanExpand
Considering Performance in the Automated and Manual Coding of Sociolinguistic Variables: Lessons From Variable (ING)
Computational methods for automatically coding variable (ING) in speech recordings are explored, examining the use of automatic speech recognition procedures related to forced alignment as well as supervised machine learning algorithms (linear and radial support vector machines, and random forests). Expand