An acoustic description of spectral and temporal characteristics of Azerbaijani vowels

  title={An acoustic description of spectral and temporal characteristics of Azerbaijani vowels},
  author={Payam Ghaffarvand Mokari and Stefan Werner},
  journal={Poznan Studies in Contemporary Linguistics},
  pages={503 - 518}
Abstract This paper presents an acoustic description of the nine Azerbaijani vowels; investigating the underlying acoustic and temporal characteristics of its vowel system. We explored acoustic and temporal parameters including: the first three formants (F1, F2 and F3), fundamental frequency (F0) and duration of the vowels. Participants in this study were 20 male and 23 female Azerbaijani speakers with a Tabrizi dialect. They were asked to utter three repetitions of the nine Azerbaijani vowels… 

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