The Acoustic Vowel Space of Modern Greek and German

@article{Jongman1989TheAV,
  title={The Acoustic Vowel Space of Modern Greek and German},
  author={Allard Jongman and Marios Fourakis and Joan A. Sereno},
  journal={Language and Speech},
  year={1989},
  volume={32},
  pages={221 - 248}
}
The spectral characteristics of vowels in Modern Greek and German were examined. Four speakers of Modern Greek and three speakers of German produced four repetitions of words containing each vowel of their native language. Measurements of the fundamental frequency and the first three formants were made for each vowel token. These measurements were then transformed into log frequency ratios and plotted as points in the three-dimensional auditory-perceptual space proposed by Miller (1989). Each… 

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