Prosodic interactions on segmental durations ingreek

  title={Prosodic interactions on segmental durations ingreek},
  author={Antonis Botinis and Marios Fourakis and Robert Bannert},
The present study is an experimental investigation of the effects of prosodic variables on segmental durations in Greek. Nonsense disyllabic CVCV words were produced in a carrier sentence under different conditions of stress, focus and tempo. The results indicate: (1) the intrinsic durations of vowels are rather canonical in the order /iu<eo<a/; (2) the… CONTINUE READING