The Resource English speech rhythm : form and function in everyday verbal interaction, Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen, (electronic book)

English speech rhythm : form and function in everyday verbal interaction, Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen, (electronic book)

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English speech rhythm : form and function in everyday verbal interaction
Title
English speech rhythm
Title remainder
form and function in everyday verbal interaction
Statement of responsibility
Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This monograph reconsiders the question of speech isochrony, the regular recurrence of (stressed) syllables in time, from an empirical point of view. It proposes a methodology for discovering isochrony auditorily in speech and for verifying it instrumentally in the acoustic laboratory. In a small-scale study of an English conversational extract, the gestalt-like rhythmic structures which isochrony creates are shown to have a hierarchical organization. Then in a large-scale study of a corpus of British and American radio phone-in programs and family table conversations, the function of speech r
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Cataloging source
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Couper-Kuhlen, Elizabeth
Dewey number
421/.6
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1591
LC item number
.C68 1993eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
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Label
English speech rhythm : form and function in everyday verbal interaction, Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen, (electronic book)
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-333) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10463004
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 346 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
English speech rhythm : form and function in everyday verbal interaction, Elizabeth Couper-Kuhlen, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [313]-333) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10463004
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
viii, 346 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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