Accession Number : AD0700757

Title :   SPEECH RESEARCH.

Descriptive Note : Status rept. 1 Jul-31 Dec 69,

Corporate Author : HASKINS LABS NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Cooper,Franklin S.

Report Date : DEC 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 223

Abstract : The report covers the following topics: In search of the acoustic cues; stop duration and voicing in English; tonal experiments in whispered Thai; synthesis by rule as a tool for phonological research; the grammars of speech and language; the function of muscles in control of stress and intonation; the motor theory of speech perception--a reply to Lane's critical review; further results on the development of voicing in stop-consonants in young children; observing laryngeal adjustments during running speech by use of a fiberoptics system; and laryngeal muscle activity during vocal pitch and intensity changes.

Descriptors :   (*SPEECH, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), ACOUSTICS, ENGLISH LANGUAGE, PHONETICS, SYNTHESIS, GRAMMARS, PHYSIOLOGY, CHILDREN, AUDITORY PERCEPTION

Subject Categories : Linguistics
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE