ISCA Archive Interspeech 2008
ISCA Archive Interspeech 2008

Influences on tone in Sepedi, a southern Bantu language

Sabine Zerbian, Etienne Barnard

Tone in Bantu languages is rarely studied experimentally. This paper reports a production study which reveals the intricate interaction of tonal context and morphological structure in surface tone realization in Sepedi, a South African Bantu language.


Cite as: Zerbian, S., Barnard, E. (2008) Influences on tone in Sepedi, a southern Bantu language. Proc. Interspeech 2008, 625

@inproceedings{zerbian08_interspeech,
  author={Sabine Zerbian and Etienne Barnard},
  title={{Influences on tone in Sepedi, a southern Bantu language}},
  year=2008,
  booktitle={Proc. Interspeech 2008},
  pages={625}
}