Glottal Corellates of the Word Stress and the Tense / Lax Opposition in German

The influence of word stress and the tense/lax vowels opposition on the phonation process in German was investigated. A set of stimulus words in which tense and lax vowels occurs in both stressed and unstressed position was read by ten speakers of German. The phonation behaviour was investigated using the electroglottographic signal (EGG) recorded by the… CONTINUE READING