assimilation

Voice assimilation of inflectional /z/ in the L2 English of L1 French, L1 Italian and L1 Spanish learners

This study investigates the progressive voice assimilation rule in word-final inflectional /z/ in L2 English. We analyzed data from the IPCE-IPAC corpus of learner oral productions, by measuring periodicity for all learner realizations of word-final …