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Author O. ’dell, Michael L. ♦ Lennes, Mietta ♦ Werner, Stefan ♦ Nieminen, Tommi
Source CiteSeerX
Content type Text
File Format PDF
Language English
Subject Domain (in DDC) Computer science, information & general works ♦ Data processing & computer science
Subject Keyword Exploratory Study ♦ Linear Regression Model ♦ Bayesian Inference ♦ Rel-ative Significance ♦ Foot Timing ♦ Conversational Finnish Speech ♦ Conversational Speech ♦ Different Hierarchical Level ♦ Coupled Oscilla-tors ♦ Rhythmic Factor ♦ Temporal Structure
Description Our exploratory study looks for units of temporal structure in conversational Finnish speech. The rel-ative significance of different hierarchical levels of rhythm was evaluated using Bayesian inference on a linear regression model based on coupled oscilla-tors. Results suggest that stress, mora and possibly foot timing as rhythmic factors in Finnish are more relevant than traditionally assumed.
Educational Role Student ♦ Teacher
Age Range above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG ♦ Career/Technical Study
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2007-01-01
Publisher Institution Proc. of the 16 th Int. Cong. of Phonetic Sciences: 1201-1204 (Saarbrücken