• Baby talk in any language: Shifting the timbre of our voices

    11 monthes ago - By ScienceDaily

    When talking with their young infants, parents instinctively use 'baby talk,' a unique form of speech including exaggerated pitch contours and short, repetitive phrases. Now, researchers have found another unique feature of the way mothers talk to their babies: they shift the timbre of their voice in a rather specific way. The findings hold true regardless of a mother's native language.
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  • Baby talk: Mums' voices change when speaking to infants

    11 monthes ago - By BBC

    Mums alter the timbre of their voice when talking to adults or babies, say US scientists.
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