Rounding and Height Contrasts at the Beginning of Different Prosodic Constituents in French

Abstract

Variations in the acoustic manifestations of the rounding and height contrasts in French vowels are investigated in different prosodic positions. Four speakers produced sentences containing the vowels /i, e, a, y, ø/ at the beginning of different prosodic constituents: Intonational Phrase, Accentual Phrase and Word. Acoustic cues for the rounding contrast… (More)

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@inproceedings{Georgeton2011RoundingAH, title={Rounding and Height Contrasts at the Beginning of Different Prosodic Constituents in French}, author={Laurianne Georgeton and Nicolas Audibert and C{\'e}cile Fougeron}, booktitle={ICPhS}, year={2011} }