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Spoken Word Production, Behavioral Studies
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1. Preamble

Word-form encoding refers to that part of the spoken word production process that embodies the selected lexical meaning with its corresponding sound form. The sound form is first manifested as sequentially ordered phonological syllables and later as phonetic gesture scores (motor programs) ready for articulation (Levelt et al. 1999). Past research on word-form encoding has focused on the p…

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Jenn-Yeu CHEN, “Spoken Word Production, Behavioral Studies”, in: Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics, General Editor Rint Sybesma. Consulted online on 01 April 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2210-7363_ecll_COM_000093>
First published online: 2015

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