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Homework 2 - b. pat = positive VOT 0.083084 c. bat =...

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Homework 2 Name : Stephanie Wijanarko Section : Friday 8.30 am TA : Stephanie Huang 1) a. a nap b. a pat c. a sat d. a chat e. at f. a bat 2) a. Beginning: 0.090340 sec b. End : 0.190113 sec 3) 0.105612 sec 4) 0.143864 sec 5) 0.250127 sec 6) 0.295085 sec 7) The [æ] in pad is longer 8) The [t] in pat is longer 9) ii. The [p]s and [b] are not necessarily differentiated by voicing in English. It is differentiated by aspiration or the voice onset time (VOT) 10) a. pad = positive VOT 0.076533
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Unformatted text preview: b. pat = positive VOT 0.083084 c. bat = near-zero VOT or 0.007528 sec d. spat = near-zero VOT or 0.015164 sec, because it is a voiceless unaspirated 11) Bat, because aspiration is not present when the stop follows [s] in the same syllable. Thus, the unaspirated voiceless stops after [s] sounds similar to English voiced stops. English [b] is usually partially voiced stop devoicing rather than fully voiced....
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Homework 2 - b. pat = positive VOT 0.083084 c. bat =...

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