Segmental durations in the vicinity of prosodic phrase boundaries.

Abstract

Numerous studies have indicated that prosodic phrase boundaries may be marked by a variety of acoustic phenomena including segmental lengthening. It has not been established, however, whether this lengthening is restricted to the immediate vicinity of the boundary, or if it extends over some larger region. In this study, segmental lengthening in the… (More)

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@article{Wightman1992SegmentalDI, title={Segmental durations in the vicinity of prosodic phrase boundaries.}, author={Colin W. Wightman and Stefanie Shattuck-Hufnagel and Mari Ostendorf and Peter J. Price}, journal={The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America}, year={1992}, volume={91 3}, pages={1707-17} }