January 29 - 1 ex upspeak when people raise the pitch at the end of a sentence even when its not a question b loudness is related to the intensity

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January 29, 2008 Linguistics 101 Transcription A. Super Segmental Properties: occur on a sound, they are typical ways of describing a sound a. pitch: how fast your vocal folds are moving i. how high or low something sounds ii. tonal languages: Mandarin 1. you can have the same syllable depending on the frequency mean a number of things iii. phonemic pitch is the tone iv. intonation- the contour of the pitch throughout the utterance
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Unformatted text preview: 1. ex: upspeak when people raise the pitch at the end of a sentence even when its not a question b. loudness is related to the intensity of a sound i. is subjunctive c. speed(length) i. can be a dialectal difference ii. does not always alter meanings of words iii. ex: Italian d. stress i....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2008 for the course COMM 120,270,39 taught by Professor Blaire,mercer,dauber,harrision during the Spring '08 term at UNC.

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