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Prosody in Production

  • By: Duane G. Watson
  • In: Encyclopedia of the Mind
  • Edited by: Harold Pashler
  • Subject:Linguistics (general), Cognitive Psychology (general)

Although the term prosody has been used to describe a wide variety of linguistic and extralinguistic phenomenon, it can, roughly, be defined as the acoustic aspects of an utterance that vary independently of the phonology of the utterance's words. Prosody ...