Sixth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing
(ICSLP 2000)

Beijing, China
October 16-20, 2000

The Interplay and Interaction Between Prosody and Syntax: Evidence from Mandarin Chinese

Chiu-Yu Tseng, Da-De Chen

Institute of Linguistics (Preparatory Office) Academia Sinica, Taipei, Taiwan

This paper aims to (1.) quantify possible correlation between syntactic structure and prosodic manifestation in Mandarin Chinese, (2.) explore to what extent such correlation could be predicted by syntactic structures and what may go beyond these correlations, and (3.) increase more operational characteristics to Mandarin prosodic structures.

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Bibliographic reference.  Tseng, Chiu-Yu / Chen, Da-De (2000): "The interplay and interaction between prosody and syntax: evidence from Mandarin Chinese", In ICSLP-2000, vol.2, 95-97.