Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 avhandlingar innehållade ordet read-aloud.
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
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
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. Towards conversational speech synthesis : Experiments with data quality, prosody modification, and non-verbal signals
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. Barns tolkningar av fiktiva figurers tänkande : Om Snusmumrikens vårvisa och en björn med mycket liten hjärna
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