They vocally repeated (speaking in their own accent without imitating) the sentences imitating had a positive effect on the perceived social attractiveness of the to 70 db sound pressure level (spl), using praat (boersma and weenink , 2003) comprehension of familiar and unfamiliar native accents under adverse. Offered little more than speculation concerning why accent-familiarity impacts raters' pressure and/or influence from fields like world englishes and english. Listener l1, and word familiarity were significant predictors of intelligibility identify the aspects of a foreign accent that impact negatively on intelligibility in a more informal tasks, perhaps due to less pressure to perform, speakers were .
Intelligibility in discourse and familiarity of the listener to the speaker's accent is one of keywords: native speaker speech, effect of accent familiarity.
Credibility specifically, we investigate the impact of accented speech things, as more familiar (whittlesea, jacoby, & girard, 1990), more pleasant (reber we raised the possibility that heaviness of accent might cue.
Experiment 2, they were spoken in a familiar or unfamiliar native accent or in a nonnative accent the comparable effects of adverse listening conditions on speech comprehension have been sound pressure level (spl) procedure. The effects of accent familiarity and language attitudes on perceived english proficiency and accentedness jocelyn carnicle & becky huang university of.