Fundamental frequency in English and Mandarin : Production and perception

Abstract

In a series of production experiments, the speaking F0 profiles (e.g. F0 range, mean, standard deviation) of English and Mandarin were compared for different kinds of speech samples: tone sweeps, isolated words, neutral prose passages, and lively reading of story character dialog. Whether the two languages differed depended on the particular speech samples… (More)

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