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Date: 2014
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1044108
Description: We present a new approach to inducing the syntactic categories of words, combining their distributional and morphological properties in a joint nonparametric Bayesian model based on the distance-depen ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279962
Description: 3 page(s)
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/315687
Description: This paper presents experimental results showing that four-year-old Mandarin- speaking children draw free choice inferences from disjunctive statements, though they are not able to compute inferences ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/294322
Description: In educational design literature, it is often taken as fact that subtitles increase cognitive load (CL). This paper investigates this assumption experimentally by comparing various measures of CL when ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/279233
Description: Context is only one of several strata of meaning and we can not predict realisation at the lexical or grammatical level from context alone. Yet, there is a tendency to confuse contextual patterning wi ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302909
Description: A real-time MRI examination of retroflex stops and rhotics in Tamil reveals that in some contexts these consonants may in fact be achieved with little or no retroflexion of the tongue tip. Rather, man ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/287279
Description: 16 page(s)
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302974
Description: Vocal tract area function estimation from three-dimensional (3D) volumetric dataset often involves complex and manual procedures such as oblique slice cutting and image segmentation. We introduce a se ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302880
Description: Production of nasal vowels in French, and nasal consonants in French and English, was examined using real-time magnetic resonance imaging (rtMRI). The coordination of velic and lingual gestures was fo ... More
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Date: 2013
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302839
Description: Real-Time Magnetic Resonance Imaging affords speech articulation data with good spatial and temporal resolution and complete midsagittal views of the moving vocal tract, but also brings many challenge ... More
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Date: 2013
Subject Keyword: 200400 Linguistics
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/302923
Description: Using eye-tracking in a visual world paradigm, we sought converging evidence for the time course of Mandarin Chinese tone recognition as predicted by the availability of information in F0 and past res ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213204
Description: We present a study which investigates the phonological structure of Hindi declarative and interrogative tunes, using the autosegmental-metrical(AM) framework developed by Pierrehumbert [1] and others. ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212842
Description: Mandarin has a much more limited segmental inventory than English, and permits only nasals in coda position, presenting a challenge for learners of English. However, previous studies have mainly explo ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/212845
Description: Children with hearing loss often have problems producing adult-like consonants. This study acoustically examined the speech of a monolingual Australian English speaking 5-year-old child with bilateral ... More
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Date: 2012
Language: eng
Resource Type: conference paper
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/213195
Description: We use ultrasound to explore the lingual articulation of /hVd/ and /hVl/ rhymes from an Australian English speaker, focusing on the coarticulatory interactions between the VC rhyme components. Results ... More
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