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ERIC Number: EJ621978
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2001
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ISSN: ISSN-0010-0277
Phonotactic Cues for Segmentation of Fluent Speech by Infants.
Mattys, Sven L.; Jusczyk, Peter W.
Cognition, v78 n2 p91-121 Feb 2001
This study investigated whether 9-month-olds used phonotactic cues to segment words from fluent speech. Results suggested that 9-month-olds use probabilistic phonotactics to segment speech into words, and that high- probability between-word clusters are interpreted as both word onsets and word offsets. (Author/KB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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