Whispered voicing ( was: Re: /p/ versus devoiced b?)
|From:||Andrew Chaney <adchaney@...>|
|Date:||Monday, January 29, 2001, 16:19|
On Monday, January 29, 2001, at 09:50 AM, John Cowan wrote:
> Whispered voiceless sounds are just like unwhispered ones. Voiced
> sounds use a special "whispered voicing" which isn't ordinarily
> used in most languages.
Whispered voicing? Voicing involves the vibration of the vocal cords, right?
And whispering by definition involves no vibration of the vocal cords.
What then, is "whispered voicing"? ? ?