The effect of pitch accent on the perception of English lexical stress by native and non-native listeners


Fenqi Wang & Dr. Kevin Tang

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Study Description

In the study, you will be asked to complete a speech perception experiment in which you will choose one of two words on the screen after hearing a word fragment at the end of a sentence over headphone or speaker (approx. 15 mins)

Participant Requirements

To participate in this study, you need to be between the age of 18-35 and have no history of language disorders or hearing impairment. You must also speak English since age 5 or before. Both right and left handed people are welcome.

Estimated Duration of Experiment

20 mins

Number of Subjects Needed




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