A Comparative Perspective on the Role of Acoustic Cues in Detecting Language Structure

Topics in Cognitive Science 12 (3):859-874 (2018)
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Mueller et al. discuss the role of acoustic cues in detecting language structure more generally. Across languages, there are clear links between acoustic cues and syntactic structure. They show that AGL experiments implementing analogous links demonstrate that prosodic cues, as well as various auditory biases, facilitate the learning of structural rules. Some of these biases, e.g. for auditory grouping, are also present in other species.



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