EUROSPEECH 2001 Scandinavia
7th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Aalborg, Denmark
September 3-7, 2001


Prosodic Interactions on Segmental Durations InGreek

Antonis Botinis (1), Marios Fourakis (2), Robert Bannert (3)

(1) University of Sk÷vde, Sweden (2) The Ohio State University, USA (3) Umeň University, Sweden

The present study is an experimental investigation of the effects of prosodic variables on segmental durations in Greek. Nonsense disyllabic CVCV words were produced in a carrier sentence under different conditions of stress, focus and tempo. The results indicate: (1) the intrinsic durations of vowels are rather canonical in the order /iu

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Bibliographic reference.  Botinis, Antonis / Fourakis, Marios / Bannert, Robert (2001): "Prosodic interactions on segmental durations ingreek", In EUROSPEECH-2001, 923-926.