Publication details [#30802]

Reis Teixeira, Elizabeth and Barbara L. Davis. 2002. Early Sound Patterns in the Speech of Two Brazilian Portuguese Speakers. Language and Speech 45 : 179–204.
Publication type
Article in journal
Publication language
Language as a subject
Place, Publisher
Kingston Press
0023 8309


This paper compares early sound pattern acquisition of Brazilian-Portuguese and English-speaking children. Of primary interest is the relationship between production system effects and perceptual effects from the ambient language, as English and Brazilian-Portuguese have different phonological systems.