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Effects of phoneme repetition in spoken utterance generation.

Damian, Markus, Dumay, Nicolas (2007) Effects of phoneme repetition in spoken utterance generation. In: Trouvain, J. and Barry, W.J., eds. Proceedings of the 16th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences. . pp. 589-592. (Access to this publication is currently restricted. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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The degree of phonological advance planning in spoken production was investigated with a paradigm in which speakers performed speeded naming responses to coloured line drawings of objects. Colours and object names were chosen such that a phoneme matched, or mismatched, between adjective and noun. A facilitatory effect of repeated phoneme was demonstrated, which was found not only when the phoneme occupied the word-initial position (“green goat”), but also in the central (“black pan”) or word-final (“black monk”) position. These results imply that speakers planned the phonological content of the entire phrase before starting their articulation. A facilitatory effect was additionally found when the repeated phoneme occupied a different position within each word (“green flag”). The latter result suggests that the spoken production system represents segments independently of their position within a word.

Item Type: Conference or workshop item (Paper)
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BF Psychology
Q Science > QP Physiology (Living systems)
P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Psychology > Cognitive Psychology
Depositing User: N. Dumay
Date Deposited: 11 Jun 2009 10:23 UTC
Last Modified: 28 May 2019 13:52 UTC
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