The motor theory of speech perception revised

@article{Liberman1985TheMT,
  title={The motor theory of speech perception revised},
  author={Alvin M. Liberman and Ignatius G. Mattingly},
  journal={Cognition},
  year={1985},
  volume={21},
  pages={1-36}
}
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