First International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP 90)

Kobe, Japan
November 18-22, 1990

Phonetic Correlates of Stress in Mongolian

Jan-Olof Svantesson

Dept. of Lingustics, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

In this paper I give data from standard Khalkha Mongolian on some phonetic parameters associated with stress: duration, vowel quality (as measured by formant frequencies), intensity and fundamental frequency. The conclusion is that a unified phenomenon of word stress does not exist in Mongolian.

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Bibliographic reference.  Svantesson, Jan-Olof (1990): "Phonetic correlates of stress in mongolian", In ICSLP-1990, 617-620.