Foreign Accent

  • Ulrike Gut
  • Published 2007 in Speaker Classification


This paper investigates how speakers can be classified into native and non-native speakers of a language on the basis of acoustic and perceptually relevant features in their speech. It describes some of the most salient acoustic properties of foreign accent, based on a comparative corpus analysis of native and non-native German and English. These properties… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/978-3-540-74200-5_4

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