Does sentential prosody help infants organize and remember speech information?

@article{Mandel1994DoesSP,
  title={Does sentential prosody help infants organize and remember speech information?},
  author={Denise R Mandel and Peter W. Jusczyk and Deborah G. Kemler Nelson},
  journal={Cognition},
  year={1994},
  volume={53 2},
  pages={155-80}
}
Theories that propose a mapping between prosodic and syntactic structures require that prosodic units in fluent speech be perceptually salient for infants. Although previous studies have demonstrated that infants are sensitive to prosodic markers of syntactic units, they do not show that prosodic information really has an impact on how infants encode the… CONTINUE READING