The Influence of Pauses in the Competing Signal on Synthetic Sentence Identification Scores Thirty normal-hearing subjects participated in an experiment testing the effects of pauses in the competing discourse on the synthetic sentence identification (SSI) task. When speech noise was added to the continuous discourse used for competition, subjects found it more difficult to identify the key words in the synthetic sentences. ... Reports
Reports  |   August 01, 1979
The Influence of Pauses in the Competing Signal on Synthetic Sentence Identification Scores
 
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Reports   |   August 01, 1979
The Influence of Pauses in the Competing Signal on Synthetic Sentence Identification Scores
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, August 1979, Vol. 44, 282-292. doi:10.1044/jshd.4403.282
History: Received July 5, 1978 , Accepted December 19, 1978
 
Journal of Speech and Hearing Disorders, August 1979, Vol. 44, 282-292. doi:10.1044/jshd.4403.282
History: Received July 5, 1978; Accepted December 19, 1978

Thirty normal-hearing subjects participated in an experiment testing the effects of pauses in the competing discourse on the synthetic sentence identification (SSI) task. When speech noise was added to the continuous discourse used for competition, subjects found it more difficult to identify the key words in the synthetic sentences.

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