Intonation and Sentence Type Conventions: Two Types of Rising Declaratives

  • Published 2017

Abstract

a. A: Please apologize to him. / B: I was wrong and I should apologize? No way. Surprise question; contradiction b. A: John went to pick up his sister. / B: John has a sister? Surprise question; incredulity c. A: There’s one flight to Helsinki. / B: The flight leaves at 4pm? Confirmative question (cf. Poschmann 2008) d. A: Do you speak Spanish? B: I speak… (More)

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@inproceedings{2017IntonationAS, title={Intonation and Sentence Type Conventions: Two Types of Rising Declaratives}, author={}, year={2017} }