An analysis of the frame-content theory in babble of 9-month-old babies with cleft lip and palate.


UNLABELLED The aim of this study was to examine the consonant-vowel co-occurrence patterns predicted by the Frame-Content theory in 16 nine-month-old babies with unrepaired cleft palate (±cleft lip) and 16 age-matched non-cleft babies. Babble from these babies was phonetically transcribed and grouped according to the intrasyllabic predictions of the theory… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jcomdis.2011.08.001