Acoustic analysis and perception of vowels in children's and teenagers' stuttered speech.

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The syllable repetitions of 24 child and eight teenage stutterers were investigated to assess whether the vowels neutralize and, if so, what causes this. In both groups of speakers, the vowel in CV syllable repetitions and the following fluent vowel were excised from conversational speech samples. Acoustic analyses showed the formant frequencies of vowels… (More)

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@article{Howell1992AcousticAA, title={Acoustic analysis and perception of vowels in children's and teenagers' stuttered speech.}, author={P. Howell and M. Williams}, journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America}, year={1992}, volume={91 3}, pages={1697-706} }