The rhythmic organization of speech can vary between languages. In the present research we studied rhythmic variability between Mandarin, Cantonese and Thai using automatically retrieved prosodic temporal characteristics from read speech. We measured the variability of intervals between amplitude peaks in the amplitude envelope (
Bibliographic reference. Dellwo, Volker / Mok, Peggy / Jenny, Mathias (2014): "Rhythmic variability between some asian languages: results from an automatic analysis of temporal characteristics", In INTERSPEECH-2014, 1708-1711.