This paper is a review of a study to determine whether the exaggerated suprasegmentals of infant-directed speech facilitates speech perception of infants as opposed to "adult-directed" style of speech.
Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine
Psycholinguistics; Speech Perception -- infant
Miller, James D.; Hirsh, Ira J.; Engebretson, A. Maynard; Geers, Ann E.
Karzon, Roanne Gottlieb, "Discrimination of multisyllabic sequences by young infants" (1982). Independent Studies and Capstones. Paper 86. Program in Audiology and Communication Sciences, Washington University School of Medicine.