A Study on the Prosodic Features of Infant-directed Speech in Mandarin Chinese

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The present study explores the prosodic features of Mandarin ID speech by comparing it with AD speech based on the data from a longitudinal study. The aims of the study is to find whether ID speech of Mandarin Chinese has the prosodic modifications which were reported from a variety of languages and whether these modifications change across infants’ age and… (More)

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@inproceedings{Xu2011ASO, title={A Study on the Prosodic Features of Infant-directed Speech in Mandarin Chinese}, author={Wenli Xu and Xiaoxiang Chen and Fanyong Cheng and Huiqin Ma}, booktitle={ICPhS}, year={2011} }