Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study

Samlowski B, Wagner P, Möbius B (2012)
In: Proceedings of Interspeech 2012. 2406-2409.

Download
OA
Konferenzbeitrag | Veröffentlicht | Englisch
Abstract / Bemerkung
The aim of this paper is to examine effects on syllable prominence exerted by word and phrase boundaries, lexical stress, and sentence focus, and by the interactions between these factors. In a production study, German verb prefixes potentially forming prosodic minimal word pairs were systematically placed in a set of different contexts. Acoustic analyses showed a consistent effect of lexical stress on syllable prominence in both focused and unfocused sentence positions. When the verb was in sentence focus, even unstressed syllables in bisyllabic prefixes changed as a function of lexical stress. Varying sentence stress only had an effect on syllables in lexically stressed prefixes. While no effect of word boundary was found, unbound verb particles preceding phrase boundaries received the highest prominence values. Syllables in lexically stressed prefixes showed greater acoustic similarity with these unbound particles than did syllables in lexically unstressed prefixes.
Erscheinungsjahr
Titel des Konferenzbandes
Proceedings of Interspeech 2012
Seite
2406-2409
Konferenz
Interspeech
Konferenzort
Portland
PUB-ID

Zitieren

Samlowski B, Wagner P, Möbius B. Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study. In: Proceedings of Interspeech 2012. 2012: 2406-2409.
Samlowski, B., Wagner, P., & Möbius, B. (2012). Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study. Proceedings of Interspeech 2012, 2406-2409
Samlowski, B., Wagner, P., and Möbius, B. (2012). “Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study” in Proceedings of Interspeech 2012 2406-2409.
Samlowski, B., Wagner, P., & Möbius, B., 2012. Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study. In Proceedings of Interspeech 2012. pp. 2406-2409.
B. Samlowski, P. Wagner, and B. Möbius, “Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study”, Proceedings of Interspeech 2012, 2012, pp.2406-2409.
Samlowski, B., Wagner, P., Möbius, B.: Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study. Proceedings of Interspeech 2012. p. 2406-2409. (2012).
Samlowski, Barbara, Wagner, Petra, and Möbius, Bernd. “Disentangling lexical, morphological, syntactic and semantic influences on German prominence – Evidence from a production study”. Proceedings of Interspeech 2012. 2012. 2406-2409.
Alle Dateien verfügbar unter der/den folgenden Lizenz(en):
Copyright Statement:
This Item is protected by copyright and/or related rights. [...]
Volltext(e)
Access Level
OA Open Access
Zuletzt Hochgeladen
2013-05-06T11:08:30Z

Export

Markieren/ Markierung löschen
Markierte Publikationen

Open Data PUB

Suchen in

Google Scholar