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Phonetic Realization of Prosodic Focus in Persian

@inproceedings{Ardali2012PhoneticRO,
  title={Phonetic Realization of Prosodic Focus in Persian},
  author={Mortaza Taheri Ardali and Yi Xu},
  year={2012}
}
  • Mortaza Taheri Ardali, Yi Xu
  • Published 2012
  • Computer Science
  • It has been repeatedly observed that focus substantially changes the sentence prosody in many languages not only by increasing F0, duration, and intensity on the focused components but also by compressing the pitch range and intensity of post-focus elements. However, it is not yet fully clear in Persian what the main effect of focus is on pre-focus, on-focus and post-focus elements. To achieve this goal, we have embarked on a full-scale investigation of the phonetic realization of prosodic… CONTINUE READING
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