Lexically guided retuning of visual phonetic categories.

  title={Lexically guided retuning of visual phonetic categories.},
  author={Patrick van der Zande and Alexandra Jesse and Anne Cutler},
  journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America},
  volume={134 1},
Listeners retune the boundaries between phonetic categories to adjust to individual speakers' productions. Lexical information, for example, indicates what an unusual sound is supposed to be, and boundary retuning then enables the speaker's sound to be included in the appropriate auditory phonetic category. In this study, it was investigated whether lexical… CONTINUE READING