Re: Cool phonetic illusion
|From:||Carsten Becker <carbeck@...>|
|Date:||Saturday, June 21, 2008, 22:23|
Matahaniya ang Veoler <veoler@...>:
> I believe in this! When I can't see another's face I more
> often don't hear clearly what they're saying, if there
> are other loud sounds around. And I usually look at
> people's mouths more than their eyes when they speak.
I find it easier to understand people who speak English to
me when I can look at them directly. This goes for films as
well. It's a tad bit more difficult to understand people on
the phone (or Skype, for that matter). Fortunately my job
doesn't involve speaking English on the phone very much.
My 2 ct.
Tenena, 14' Ihaloy 2317 ya 13:33:04 pd
Sunday, June 22, 2008 at 12:18:40 am