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A ticklish problem: Studying accent variation from speech recordings

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Marius A. Tirlea, Shahin Tavakoli, Davide Pigoli, John A D Aston

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)30-33
Number of pages4
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Apr 2017

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The book Mr. Tickle is a childhood favourite for many. But this fantastical story of a man with “extraordinary long arms” is helping statisticians derive a more realistic understanding of the differences in regional accents. By Marius A. Tirlea, Shahin Tavakoli, Davide Pigoli and John A. D. Aston.

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