prosody


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pros·o·dy

(proz'ŏ-dē),
The varying rhythm, intensity, and frequency of speech that are interpreted as stress or intonation that aid meaning transmission.

pros·o·dy

(proz'ŏ-dē)
The varying rhythm, stress, and frequency of speech that aids meaning transmission.

prosody

(prŏs′ă-dē) [L. prosodia, accent of a syllable]
The normal rhythm, melody, and articulation of speech.
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Mean Percentage of Correct Words as a Function of Speech Mode and Stimulus Type Stimulus Type Speech Mode normal sentence no prosody no context unstructured natural speech .
The interfering effects of acoustic processing are a limiting factor for designers of speech recognition, but the the role of emotive prosody raises further concerns.
Well-weighted Words appears, at first, to be imported wholesale and The Rhythms of English Poetry is used purposefully to question why critics still rely upon feet in prosody.
3) Variation is also elegantly captured by generative prosody, which aims to delineate the contours of the boundary between the metrical and nonmetrical.
collocation, semantic prosody, and subtext), Milojkovic analyzes the logical construction of literary worlds as well as a hitherto uncharted domain in corpus stylistics: authorial intention, that is, whether the author sincerely means what he or she writes.
As is stated very clearly, her reason for choosing experimental acoustic phonetic analysis was that the PhD thesis "was started as part of the Finno-Ugric Prosody Project, initiated by the late Ilse Lehiste and unsolved questions that arose from Lehiste's study constitute the research basis for the thesis".
If automaticity was linked to word recognition, Rasinski said prosody completed the bridge by linking fluency to comprehension.
Receptive prosody studies have shown that patients exposed to voice samples with different emotions and questioned about the emotion they have heard show a marked difficulty to identify such emotions.
The previous researches by authors have designed an algorithms of Thai Poetry Translation to English with prosody keeping [2] and has analyst the quality of model compare with statistical MT by BLEU and METEOR with Forward and Backward Translation [3,4,5].
In this article I provide an example of the way Italian prosody is affecting dialects, a type of influence that has not been discussed in the literature.
Keywords: prosody, retell, reading, intervention, alternating treatment
Heart Rate Activity (EKG) and Skin Conductance Activity (EDA) will be the techniques to index attention paid to media combined with recall tests to analyse how the cognitive processing improves by applying different prosody strategies.