Acoustic Analyses of Speech Sounds and Rhythms in Japanese- and English-Learning Infants


The purpose of this study was to explore developmental changes, in terms of spectral fluctuations and temporal periodicity with Japanese- and English-learning infants. Three age groups (15, 20, and 24 months) were selected, because infants diversify phonetic inventories with age. Natural speech of the infants was recorded. We utilized a critical-band-filter… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00057


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