STEP: A model of standard English intonation patterns

N.J. Willems

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    This paper describes a melodic model of British English intonation based on an extensive analysis of spontaneous speech. By using a ·set of six basic intonation patterns, the model, which is implemented in a computer program, can provide (almost) any English utterance with a plausible overall pitch contour.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)37-42
    JournalIPO Annual Progress Report
    Publication statusPublished - 1983


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