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Subject: Physical Properties of a Voice
Question: What properties should a sound have in order to be considered as a
linguistic signal by the brain?

Reply: This would be a really intereesting assignment question.

Have you ever thought you heard what you thought was someone speaking and then realised it was a bird, or a car engine, or the sea, or the wind in the leaves, or nothing at all?

Once the brain is involved, the answer involves mostly psychology, not acoustics.

Anthea

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Date: 25-Jul-2012
 
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  1. Re: Physical Properties of a Voice    Madalena Cruz-Ferreira     (24-Jul-2012)

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