Tonal alignment, syllable structure and coarticulation: Toward an integrated model

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The finding of consistent tone-segment alignment in many languages in recent research raises questions about the temporal organization of speech sounds in general. In this paper we explore the possibility that tonal alignment patterns can lead to the discovery of basic principles of temporal organization in speech. Based on a recent finding about the… (More)

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@inproceedings{Xu2007TonalAS, title={Tonal alignment, syllable structure and coarticulation: Toward an integrated model}, author={Yi Xu and Fang Sheng Liu}, year={2007} }