Sökning: "read-aloud"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade ordet read-aloud.

  1. 1. Beginners Read Aloud : High versus Low Linguistic Levels in Swedish Beginners' Oral Reading

    Författare :Kristina Danielsson; Staffan Hellberg; Lars Melin; Christina Hellman; Kerstin Nauclér; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; reading development; reading strategies; beginning reading; oral reading; miscue analysis; Swedish language; Svenska språket; Swedish; Svenska språket Nordiska språk; Scandinavian Languages; nordiska språk;

    Sammanfattning : The aims of this thesis were to examine the utilisation of various linguistic levels in the oral reading of running texts among Swedish beginning readers, and specifically to question the supposedly predominant role of lower (i.e. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Public Reading and Aural Intensity : An Analysis of the Soundscape in John 1–4

    Författare :Dan Nässelqvist; Bibelvetenskap; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Gospel of John; Public Reading; Lector; Oral Delivery; Oral Performance; Sound Analysis; Sound Mapping; Sound Structure; Soundscape; Aural Intensity; Comma; Colon; Period; Colometry; Performance Criticism; Rhetorical Figure; Manuscripts; P46; P66; P75; Lectional Signs; Reader’s Aids; Private Reading;

    Sammanfattning : This study investigates the public reading of New Testament writings in early Christian communities during the first two centuries C.E. from the perspective of the lectors who prepared and performed the readings. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Integrating Prosody into an Account of Discourse Structure

    Författare :Sofia Gustafson-Capková; David House; Elisabet Engdahl; Merle Horne; Stockholms universitet; []
    Nyckelord :HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Discourse structure; Discourse segment; Dialogue; Monologue; Swedish prosody; Speaking style; Linguistics; Lingvistik; Linguistics; lingvistik;

    Sammanfattning : In this thesis a study of discourse segmenting is carried out, which investigates both segment boundaries and segment content. The results are related to discourse theory. We study the questions of how the prosody and the text structure influence subjects' annotations of discourse boundaries and discourse prominence. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Towards conversational speech synthesis : Experiments with data quality, prosody modification, and non-verbal signals

    Författare :Bajibabu Bollepalli; Joakim Gustafsson; Jonas Beskow; Matthew Aylett; KTH; []
    Nyckelord :NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Speech synthesis; MPEG compression; Voice Conversion; Artificial Neural Net- works; Laughter synthesis; HTS; Datalogi; Computer Science;

    Sammanfattning : The aim of a text-to-speech synthesis (TTS) system is to generate a human-like speech waveform from a given input text. Current TTS sys- tems have already reached a high degree of intelligibility, and they can be readily used to read aloud a given text. For many applications, e.g. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Barns tolkningar av fiktiva figurers tänkande : Om Snusmumrikens vårvisa och en björn med mycket liten hjärna

    Författare :Gunnlög Märak; Linköpings universitet; []

    Sammanfattning : The major. aim of this study was to investigate children's ways of making meaning of complex literary texts. Research by Heath and Bourdieu has shown that cultural dispositions vary in different communities. They claim that children's narratives and cultural practices are related to informal socialization in their home environments. LÄS MER