ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Experimental Linguistics (ExLing 2008)

Athens, Greece
August 25-27, 2008



Bibliographic Reference

[ExLing-2008] Proc. ISCA Tutorial and Research Workshop on Experimental Linguistics (ExLing 2008), Athens, Greece, August 25-27, 2008, ed. by Antonis Botinis; ISCA Archive, http://www.isca-speech.org/archive/exling2008


Introduction to the Workshop



Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Alagözlü   Alenazi   Alexandris   Alghamdi   Alhargan   Alkanhal   Alkhairy   AlShammari   Andreou   Anufryk   Arai   Arnold   Arts   Augurzky   Bakamidis   Baumotte   Bijankhan   Botinis   Boucher   Campos-Astorkiza   Cantoni   Castro (57)   Castro (197)   Chaida   Chentir   Chu   Correia   Dogil (21)   Dogil (37)   Dogil (137)   Eldesouki   Falé (81)   Falé (85)   Faria (73)   Faria (85)   Faria (89)   Fernández-Parra   Fourakis   Galantomos   Gawronska   Gennari   Gilbert   Giordano   Gomes   Guerti (65)   Guerti (177)   Gussenhoven   Hansakunbuntheung   Hemeren   Herrero   Hirst   van Hout   Jannedy   Jansen   Jilka   Kalimeris   Kasviki   Kato   Kinoshita   Kocjancic   Lehtinen   Lengeris   Lewandowski   Lin   Liu, Chun-Jung   Liu, Hsiu-Tan   Loui   Loukina   Luegi (73)   Luegi (89)   Maes   Mahmoodzade   Martin   Masuda   Melinger   Mitterer   Mompean   Moosmüller   de Moraes   Nikolaenkova   Noordman   Ouamour   den Ouden   Paraskevas   Pastuszek-Lipiñska   Rangoussi   Rataj   Russo   Sadeghi   Sagisaka (101)   Sagisaka (217)   Sayoud   Schröder   Serridge   Sheppard   Silva   Sonu   Themistocleous   Todaka   Tseng   Tsubaki   Wade   Wagner, Agnieszka   Wagner, Petra   Weber   Weirich   van Wijk   Wollermann   Wrembel   Yamamoto   Yasuda  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts (ISCA members only). Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.



Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts

Alagözlü, Nuray: "Discourse markers and L2 listening: do computers make a difference in L2 listening comprehension?", 1-4.

Alexandris, Christina: "Word category and prosodic emphasis in dialog modules of speech technology applications", 5-8.

Alghamdi, Mansour / Alhargan, Fayez / Alkanhal, Mohamed / Alkhairy, Ashraf / Eldesouki, Munir / Alenazi, Ammar: "Saudi accented Arabic voice bank", 9-12.

AlShammari, Eiman Tamah / Lin, Jessica: "A new Arabic stemming algorithm", 13-16.

Andreou, Georgia / Galantomos, Ioannis: "Neurolinguistic aspects of metaphor theory", 17-20.

Anufryk, Volha / Jilka, Matthias / Dogil, Grzegorz: "Prosodic variation in L2: a case of Germans speaking English", 21-24.

Arnold, Denis / Wagner, Petra: "The influence of top-down expectations on the perception of syllable prominence", 25-28.

Arts, Anja / Maes, Alfons / Noordman, Leo / Jansen, Carel: "Overspecification in action-oriented discourse: task importance affects the production of overspecifications and overspecifications increase identification efficiency in perception", 29-32.

Augurzky, Petra: "Prosodic phrasing in German sentence production: optimal length vs. argument structure", 33-36.

Baumotte, Henrike / Dogil, Grzegorz: "Coarticulation in non-native speakers of English: /.lv/-sequences in non-proficient vs. proficient learners", 37-40.

Botinis, Antonis / Fourakis, Marios / Nikolaenkova, Olga: "Rhythm and stress intervals in Greek and Russian", 41-44.

Boucher, Victor J. / Gilbert, Annie C.: "Investigations of speech segmentation: addressing the writing bias in language research", 45-48.

Campos-Astorkiza, Rebeka: "Two sources of voicing neutralization in Lithuanian", 49-52.

Cantoni, Maria: "Stress assignment in Brazilian Portuguese: a usage-based approach", 53-56.

Castro, Luciana / Moraes, João Antônio de: "The temporal structure of professional speaking styles in Brazilian Portuguese", 57-60.

Chaida, Anthi: "Prosodic perception of sentence types in Greek", 61-64.

Chentir, Amina / Guerti, Mhania / Hirst, Daniel: "Classification by discriminant analysis of the energy in view of the detection of accentuated syllable in standard Arabic", 65-68.

Chu, Man-ni / Gussenhoven, Carlos / Hout, Roeland van: "The identification of the place of articulation in coda stops as a function of the preceding vowel: a cross-linguistic study", 69-72.

Correia, Deolinda / Faria, Isabel Hub / Luegi, Paula: "Reading mathematical exercises: preliminary results", 73-76.

Ouden, Hanny den / Wijk, Carel van: "Prosody in read aloud text: relation with information status, content type and boundary strength", 77-80.

Falé, Isabel: "Imperatives in European Portuguese: a perception approach", 81-84.

Falé, Isabel / Faria, Isabel Hub: "Nasometric values for European Portuguese: preliminary results", 85-88.

Faria, Isabel Hub / Luegi, Paula: "Priming effect on word reading and recall", 89-92.

Fernández-Parra, María: "Formulaic expressions in language technology", 93-96.

Giordano, Rosa: "Continuation tunes in two central varieties of Italian: phonetic patterns and phonological issues", 97-100.

Hansakunbuntheung, Chatchawarn / Kato, Hiroaki / Sagisaka, Yoshinori: "Model-based duration analysis on English natives and Thai learners", 101-104.

Hemeren, Paul E. / Kasviki, Sofia / Gawronska, Barbara: "Lexicalization of natural actions and cross-linguistic stability", 105-108.

Herrero, Begoña Payá: ""deep and raspy" or "high and squeaky": a cross-linguistic study of voice perception and voice labeling", 109-112.

Jannedy, Stefanie: "The effect of focus on lexical tones in Vietnamese", 113-116.

Kalimeris, Constandinos / Bakamidis, Stelios: "MORPHEMIA: a semi-supervised algorithm for the segmentation of modern Greek words into morphemes", 117-120.

Kinoshita, Naoko: "The acquisition of temporal categorical perception by Japanese second language learners", 121-124.

Kocjancic, Tanja: "Tongue movements and syllable onset complexity: ultrasound study", 125-128.

Lehtinen, Mari: "The prosodic and nonverbal deficiencies of French- and Finnish-speaking persons with Asperger syndrome", 129-132.

Lengeris, Angelos: "The effectiveness of auditory phonetic training on Greek native speakers² perception and production of southern British English vowels", 133-136.

Lewandowski, Natalie / Wade, Travis / Dogil, Grzegorz: "Phonetic convergence and language talent within native-nonnative interactions", 137-140.

Liu, Hsiu-Tan / Tseng, Chin-Hsing / Liu, Chun-Jung: "A comparison of Taiwanese sign language and manually coded Chinese: word length and short-term memory capacity", 141-144.

Loui, Sofia / Gennari, Silvia P.: "The role of animacy in the production of greek relative clauses", 145-148.

Loukina, Anastassia: "Acoustic model of stress in standard Greek and Greek dialects", 149-152.

Mahmoodzade, Zahra / Bijankhan, Mahmoud: "Using F2 transition parameters in distinguishing Persian affricates from homorganic consonants", 153-156.

Martin, Philippe: "Intonation of parentheses in spontaneous French sentences", 157-160.

Masuda, Hinako / Arai, Takayuki: "Perception of consonant clusters in Japanese native speakers: influence of foreign language learning", 161-164.

Mitterer, Holger: "How are words reduced in spontaneous speech?", 165-168.

Mompean, Jose A.: "Phonological free variation in English: an empirical study", 169-172.

Moosmüller, Sylvia: "Interaction of phonetics, phonology, and sociophonology - illustrated by the vowels of standard Austrian German", 173-176.

Ouamour, Siham / Guerti, Mhania / Sayoud, Halim: "PENS: a confidence parameter estimating the number of speakers", 177-180.

Paraskevas, Ioannis / Rangoussi, Maria: "Phoneme classification using the Hartley phase spectrum", 181-184.

Pastuszek-Lipiñska, Barbara: "The influence of music education and training on SLA", 185-188.

Russo, Michela: "Rhythmic analysis and quantitative measures: the essence of rhythm as temporal patterning", 189-192.

Sadeghi, Vahid: "Compensatory lengthening in Persian: the timing of non-modal phonation", 193-196.

Serridge, Ben / Castro, Luciana: "Faster time-aligned phonetic transcriptions through partial automation", 197-200.

Sheppard, Chris: "The effects of the acoustic properties of second language vowel production on pronunciation evaluation", 201-204.

Silva, Thais Cristófaro / Gomes, Christina Abreu: "Frequency effects in language acquisition: a case study of plural forms in Brazilian Portuguese", 205-208.

Sonu, Mee: "Factors influencing perceptual attainment of Japanese geminate consonants by Korean learners of Japanese", 209-212.

Todaka, Yuichi: "Receptive and productive skills of English /l/ and /r/ by Japanese college students in relation to their motivation", 213-216.

Tsubaki, Hajime / Yasuda, Keiji / Yamamoto, Hirofumi / Sagisaka, Yoshinori: "Objective evaluation of second language learner²s translation proficiency using statistical translation measures", 217-220.

Wagner, Agnieszka: "Automatic labeling of prosody", 221-224.

Weber, Andrea / Melinger, Alissa: "Name dominance in spoken word recognition is (not) modulated by expectations: evidence from synonyms", 225-228.

Weirich, Melanie: "Vocal stereotypes", 229-232.

Wollermann, Charlotte / Schröder, Bernhard: "Does uncertainty effect the case of exhaustive interpretation?", 233-236.

Wrembel, Magdalena / Rataj, Karolina: ""sounds like a rainbow" - sound-colour mappings in vowel perception", 237-240.

Themistocleous, Charalabos: "Focus effects on syllable duration in Cypriot Greek", 241-244.