ERIC Number: EJ567399
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1998
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Synthetic Speech Comprehension: A Comparison of Children with Normal and Impaired Language Skills.
Fucci, Donald; Reynolds, Mary E.
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, v41 n2 p458-66 Apr 1998
A study compared the ability of 12 children with normal language and 12 children with specific language impairment (SLI) (ages 6-11) to comprehend natural speech and DECtalk synthetic speech. DECtalk was more difficult for all subjects to comprehend. Subjects with SLI had more difficulty comprehending both natural and synthetic speech. (Author/CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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