Order Effects on the Perception of Relative Prominence

  title={Order Effects on the Perception of Relative Prominence},
  author={Nils Jagdfeld and Stefan Baumann},
The paper reports on a perception experiment in German investigating the relative prominence of target words in two positions in a sentence. Listeners judged for each position which of four prominence levels were perceived as accented or unaccented. While subjects clearly distinguished between strongly accented and unaccented (i.e. postlexically stressed… CONTINUE READING

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