Second International Symposium on Tonal Aspects of Languages (TAL 2006)

La Rochelle, France
April 27-29, 2006

Bibliographic Reference

[TA÷-2006] Second International Symposium on Tonal Aspects of Languages (TAL 2006), La Rochelle, France, April 27-29, 2006; ISCA Archive,

Introduction to the Workshop

Author Index and Quick Access to Abstracts

Aalto   Adu Manyah   Bao, Huaiqiao   Burnham   Cao, Jianfen   Castelli   Chang, Chun-Hsiang   Chen, Hua   Chen, Xiaoxia   Cheung, Yuk-Man   Ciocca   de Dominicis   FUJISAKI (1)   Fujisaki (53)   Fujisaki (61)   Fujisaki (65)   Gu, Wentao (53)   Gu, Wentao (61)   Gu, Wentao (65)   Gussenhoven   Hirose (61)   Hirose (65)   Ho, Vincie W. S.   Järvikivi   Jia, Yuan   Kügler   Le, Xuan Hung   Lee, Thomas Hun-tak   Lei, Ka Yan Margaret   Li, Aijun   Lirong, Mai Chi   Ma, Joan K.-Y.   Mixdorff   Nguyen, Dung Tien   RIALLAND   Serignat   Skopeteas   Su, Zhao-yu   Suni   Tai, Chia-hung   Tao, Jianhua   Thurgood   Tran, Do Dat   Trinh, Van Loan   TSENG, Chiu-yu (7)   Tseng, Chiu-yu (108)   Vainio   Whitehill   Wong, Ying Wai   Xiong, Ziyu (73)   Xiong, Ziyu (122)   XU, Yi   Yang, Jie   Yu, Jian   Zheng, Xiaoju   Zheng, Yuling  

Names written in boldface refer to first authors, in CAPITAL letters to keynote and invited papers. Full papers can be accessed from the abstracts. Please note that each abstract opens in a separate window.

Table of Contents and Access to Abstracts


Fujisaki, Hiroya: "The roles of a generative model in the study of tonal features of speech", 1.

Rialland, Annie: "Questions for a round table on "tone and intonation"", 2-6.

Tseng, Chiu-yu: "Higher level organization and discourse prosody", 7-18.

Xu, Yi: "Principles of tone research", 19-29.

Regular Papers

Adu Manyah, Kofi: "Relation between tone and vowel quality in Twi", 30-34.

Chen, Hua: "Tone patterns in Chinese EFL learners' read speech", 35-38.

Chen, Xiaoxia: "The research for the effect of speaking rate to segmental reduction", 39-42.

Cheung, Yuk-Man: "The F0 patterns of tones in Hakka Chinese", 43-46.

Dominicis, Amedeo De: "Tonal patterns of Gizey", 47-52.

Fujisaki, Hiroya / Gu, Wentao: "Phonological representation of tone systems of some tone languages based on the command-response model for F0 contour generation", 53-56.

Gussenhoven, Carlos: "Nubi is not a tone language", 57-60.

Gu, Wentao / Hirose, Keikichi / Fujisaki, Hiroya: "A comparative study between intonation question and particle question in Cantonese on their realization of F0 contours", 61-64.

Gu, Wentao / Hirose, Keikichi / Fujisaki, Hiroya: "Modeling the tones in Suzhou and Wujiang dialects on the basis of the command-response model for the process of F0 contour generation", 65-68.

Ho, Vincie W. S.: "An optimality-theoretic analysis of the tone-melody mapping in Cantonese popular songs", 69-72.

Jia, Yuan / Xiong, Ziyu / Li, Aijun: "Narrow focus patterns of disyllabic words with different morphosyntactic structures in standard Chinese", 73-76.

Kügler, Frank / Skopeteas, Stavros: "Interaction of lexical tone and information structure in Yucatec Maya", 77-82.

Lei, Ka Yan Margaret: "A phonetic study on the acquisition of Cantonese tone", 83-86.

Ma, Joan K.-Y. / Ciocca, Valter / Whitehill, Tara L.: "Perception of intonation in Cantonese", 87-90.

Mixdorff, Hansjörg / Lirong, Mai Chi / Nguyen, Dung Tien / Burnham, Denis: "Syllabic tone perception in Vietnamese", 91-94.

Tao, Jianhua / Yu, Jian: "The pause duration prediction for Mandarin text to speech system", 95-98.

Thurgood, Ela: "An exploration of intrinsic F0 in Hainan Cham tones", 99-102.

Tran, Do Dat / Castelli, Eric / Le, Xuan Hung / Serignat, Jean-FrançOis / Trinh, Van Loan: "Linear F0 contour model for vietnamese tones and vietnamese syllable synthesis with TD-PSOLA", 103-107.

Tseng, Chiu-yu / Su, Zhao-yu / Chang, Chun-Hsiang / Tai, Chia-hung: "Prosodic fillers and discourse markers–discourse prosody and text prediction", 108-113.

Vainio, Martti / Aalto, Daniel / Järvikivi, Juhani / Suni, Antti: "Quantity and tone in Finnish lexically stressed syllables", 114-117.

Wong, Ying Wai: "Temporal distribution of tonal information in continuous Cantonese speech", 118-121.

Xiong, Ziyu: "Pitch variations in the running speech of standard Chinese", 122-125.

Yang, Jie / Lee, Thomas Hun-tak: "Lexical variation and rime-tone correlation in early tonal acquisition: a longitudinal study of Mandarin Chinese", 126-131.

Zheng, Xiaoju: "Voice quality variation with tone and focus in Mandarin", 132-136.

Zheng, Yuling / Cao, Jianfen / Bao, Huaiqiao: "Coarticulation and prosodic hierarchy", 137-142.