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Query Details

Query Subject:   Recordings with gradual transition between minimal pair sounds
Author:   Michal Paradowski
Submitter Email:  click here to access email

Linguistic LingField(s):  Applied Linguistics
General Linguistics
Linguistic Theories
Cognitive Science
Language Acquisition

Query:   Dear Colleagues,

can you recommend any freely available soundfiles playing a gradual, stepwise transition from one sound/phoneme to another, and then the same in the reverse order? For instance, starting with a 100% clear-cut /p/, then after an interval a 90% /p/ and 10% /b/, then an 80% /p/ and 20% /b/ and so on until a 100% /b/, and then the same sequence in the reverse order? It may be /p/-/b/, /a/-/e/, monosyllabic minimal pair words, etc., as long as there is the gradual transition and both orders. Purpose: illustrating phase transition and hysteresis effects.

Thank you very much in advance!
LL Issue: 24.4093
Date posted: 17-Oct-2013


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