Domain-initial articulatory strengthening in four languages

  title={Domain-initial articulatory strengthening in four languages},
    This paper is about one way in which prosody affects individual speech segments, with segmental phonetics showing a perhaps surprising sensitivity to higher-level linguistic structure. By prosody we mean the phrasal and tonal organization of speech. We will show that phonetic properties of individual segments depend on their prosodic position, or position… CONTINUE READING