Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Prosody Information structuring in English dialogue class 4.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Prosody Information structuring in English dialogue class 4."— Presentation transcript:

1 Prosody Information structuring in English dialogue class 4

2 Prosody in dialogues Stress, Intonation, Phrasing –Physiological production –Function –Acoustic properties (phonetic correlates)

3 Intonation Physiology: Pitch height Acoustic correlate: F0 (fundamental frequency Function: grammatical, structuring, emotion

4 Transcription of intonation ToBI –Pitch accents H*, L*, L*+H, !H* –Last pitch accent=nucleus –boundary tones H% L% –H* !H* H* H*L%

5 Stress Physiology: air pressure Acoustic correlate: high intensity, high pitch, longer duration Function: accents, focus Transcription: banana

6 Phrasing Physiology of phrase boundary: silence Acoustic correlates: pause, pre-pausal lengthening, pre-pausal nucleus, anacrusis Function: information structuring Transcription: Anna liebt | Peter aber nicht


Download ppt "Prosody Information structuring in English dialogue class 4."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google