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2022

32.
Comprehensible to whom? Examining rater, speaker, and interlocutor perspectives on comprehensibility in an interactive context

Nagle, Charles L.; Trofimovich, Pavel; O’Brien, Mary Grantham; Kennedy, Sara

Comprehensible to whom? Examining rater, speaker, and interlocutor perspectives on comprehensibility in an interactive context Journal Article Forthcoming

In: The Modern Language Journal, vol. 106, iss. 4, Forthcoming.

BibTeX | Tags: comprehensibility, interaction, pronunciation, self-assessment, speech ratings

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Exploring the relationship between behavior matching and interlocutor perceptions in L2 interaction

McDonough, Kim; Kim, Yoo-Lae; Uludag, Pakize; Liu, Chen; Trofimovich, Pavel

Exploring the relationship between behavior matching and interlocutor perceptions in L2 interaction Journal Article

In: System, vol. 108, 2022.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: interaction, non-verbal behaviours, priming/alignment, speech ratings, task

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Visual cues and rater perceptions of second language comprehensibility, accentedness, and fluency

Tsunemoto, Aki; Lindberg, Rachael; Trofimovich, Pavel; McDonough, Kim

Visual cues and rater perceptions of second language comprehensibility, accentedness, and fluency Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 44 , iss. 3, pp. 659–684, 2022.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, fluency, non-verbal behaviours, speech ratings

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The malleability of listener judgments of second language speech

Reid, Kym Taylor; Trofimovich, Pavel; O’Brien, Mary Grantham

The malleability of listener judgments of second language speech Book Chapter

In: Sardegna, Veronica; Jarosz, Anna (Ed.): Theoretical and practical developments in English speech assessment, research, and training, pp. 11–26, Springer, 2022, ISBN: 978-3-030-98217-1.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: individual differences, social variables, speech perception, speech production, speech ratings

28.
Listener perceptions of customer service agents’ performance: Do comprehensibility, accentedness, and fluency matter?

Tsunemoto, Aki; McAndrews, Mark; Trofimovich, Pavel; Friginal, Eric

Listener perceptions of customer service agents’ performance: Do comprehensibility, accentedness, and fluency matter? Journal Article

In: Journal of Second Language Pronunciation, 2022.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, customer service, English for specific purposes, fluency, interaction, speech ratings

27.
Speech comprehensibility

Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia; Kennedy, Sara; Tsunemoto, Aki

Speech comprehensibility Book Chapter

In: Derwing, Tracey M.; Munro, Murray J.; Thomson, Ron (Ed.): The Routledge handbook of second language acquisition and speaking, pp. 174–187, Routledge, 2022, ISBN: 9780367900847.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: cognitive processing, comprehensibility, dynamic, interaction, social variables, speech ratings

26.
Beyond linguistic features: Exploring behavioral and affective correlates of comprehensible second language speech

Nagle, Charles L.; Trofimovich, Pavel; O’Brien, Mary Grantham; Kennedy, Sara

Beyond linguistic features: Exploring behavioral and affective correlates of comprehensible second language speech Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 44, iss. 1, pp. 255–270, 2022.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: comprehensibility, dynamic, engagement, English as lingua franca, individual differences, interaction, speech ratings

25.
Examining rater perception of holds as a visual cue of listener nonunderstanding

McDonough, Kim; Lindberg, Rachael; Trofimovich, Pavel

Examining rater perception of holds as a visual cue of listener nonunderstanding Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, pp. 1–20, 2022.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: English as lingua franca, intelligibility, interaction, non-verbal behaviours, speech ratings

2020

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Exploring the stability of second language speech ratings through task practice in bilinguals’ two languages

Reid, Kym Taylor; O’Brien, Mary Grantham; Trofimovich, Pavel; Tsunemoto, Aki

Exploring the stability of second language speech ratings through task practice in bilinguals’ two languages Journal Article

In: Journal of Monolingual and Bilingual Speech, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 315–329, 2020.

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23.
Testing the malleability of teachers’ judgments of second language speech

Reid, Kym Taylor; O’Brien, Mary Grantham; Trofimovich, Pavel; Bajt, Allison

Testing the malleability of teachers’ judgments of second language speech Journal Article

In: Journal of Second Language Pronunciation, vol. 6, no. 2, pp. 236–264, 2020.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, fluency, social variables, speech ratings

2019

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The occurrence and perception of listener visual cues during nonunderstanding episodes

McDonough, Kim; Trofimovich, Pavel; Lu, Libing; Abashidze, Dato

The occurrence and perception of listener visual cues during nonunderstanding episodes Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 41, no. 5, pp. 1151–1165, 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: English as lingua franca, intelligibility, interaction, non-verbal behaviours, speech ratings

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Toward a dynamic view of second language comprehensibility

Nagle, Charles L.; Trofimovich, Pavel; Bergeron, Annie

Toward a dynamic view of second language comprehensibility Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 41, no. 4, pp. 647–672, 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: comprehensibility, dynamic, linguistic dimensions, speech ratings

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Social attitudes and speech ratings: Effects of positive and negative bias on multiage listeners’ judgments of second language speech

Reid, Kym Taylor; Trofimovich, Pavel; O’Brien, Mary Grantham

Social attitudes and speech ratings: Effects of positive and negative bias on multiage listeners’ judgments of second language speech Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 41, no. 2, pp. 419–442, 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, age, comprehensibility, fluency, social variables, speech ratings

19.
Lexical aspects of comprehensibility and nativeness from the perspective of native-speaking English raters

Appel, Randy; Trofimovich, Pavel; Saito, Kazuya; Isaacs, Talia; Webb, Stuart

Lexical aspects of comprehensibility and nativeness from the perspective of native-speaking English raters Journal Article

In: ITL-International Journal of Applied Linguistics, vol. 170, no. 1, pp. 24–52, 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, speech ratings, vocabulary

18.

Bergeron, Annie; Trofimovich, Pavel

Second language learners’ appreciation, perception, and production of Québec French features Inproceedings

In: Calhoun, Sasha; Escudero, Paola; Tabain, Marija; Warren, Paul (Ed.): Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 1–5, Australasian Speech Science and Technology Association Inc., 2019.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: speech perception, speech production, speech ratings

2017

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Linguistic dimensions of accentedness and comprehensibility: Exploring task and listener effects in second language French

Bergeron, Annie; Trofimovich, Pavel

Linguistic dimensions of accentedness and comprehensibility: Exploring task and listener effects in second language French Journal Article

In: Foreign Language Annals, vol. 50, no. 3, pp. 547–566, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, linguistic dimensions, speech ratings

16.
Using listener judgments to investigate linguistic influences on L2 comprehensibility and accentedness: A validation and generalization study

Saito, Kazuya; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia

Using listener judgments to investigate linguistic influences on L2 comprehensibility and accentedness: A validation and generalization study Journal Article

In: Applied Linguistics, vol. 38, iss. 4, pp. 439–462, 2017.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, linguistic dimensions, speech ratings

15.
Re-examining phonological and lexical correlates of second language comprehensibility: The role of rater experience

Saito, Kazuya; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia; Webb, Stuart

Re-examining phonological and lexical correlates of second language comprehensibility: The role of rater experience Book Chapter

In: Isaacs, Talia; Trofimovich, Pavel (Ed.): Second language pronunciation assessment: Interdisciplinary perspectives, pp. 141–156, Multilingual Matters, 2017, ISBN: 9781783096855.

Links | BibTeX | Tags: assessment, individual differences, speech ratings

2016

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Lexical profiles of comprehensible second language speech: The role of appropriateness, fluency, variation, sophistication, abstractness, and sense relations

Saito, Kazuya; Webb, Stuart; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia

Lexical profiles of comprehensible second language speech: The role of appropriateness, fluency, variation, sophistication, abstractness, and sense relations Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 38, no. 4, pp. 677–701, 2016.

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13.
Lexical correlates of comprehensibility versus accentedness in second language speech

Saito, Kazuya; Webb, Stuart; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia

Lexical correlates of comprehensibility versus accentedness in second language speech Journal Article

In: Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 597–609, 2016.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, speech ratings, vocabulary

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A multidimensional scaling study of native and non-native listeners' perception of second language speech

Foote, Jennifer A.; Trofimovich, Pavel

A multidimensional scaling study of native and non-native listeners’ perception of second language speech Journal Article

In: Perceptual and Motor Skills, vol. 122, no. 2, pp. 470–489, 2016.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: linguistic dimensions, research methods, speech perception, speech ratings

11.
Flawed self-assessment: Investigating self- and other-perception of second language speech.

Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia; Kennedy, Sara; Saito, Kazuya; Crowther, Dustin

Flawed self-assessment: Investigating self- and other-perception of second language speech. Journal Article

In: Bilingualism: Language and Cognition, vol. 19, no. 1, pp. 122–140, 2016.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, assessment, comprehensibility, linguistic dimensions, self-assessment, speech ratings

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Linguistic dimensions of second language accent and comprehensibility: Nonnative listeners’ perspectives

Crowther, Dustin; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia

Linguistic dimensions of second language accent and comprehensibility: Nonnative listeners’ perspectives Journal Article

In: Journal of Second Language Pronunciation, vol. 2, no. 2, pp. 160–182, 2016.

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2015

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Second language comprehensibility revisited: Investigating the effects of learner background

Crowther, Dustin; Trofimovich, Pavel; Saito, Kazuya; Isaacs, Talia

Second language comprehensibility revisited: Investigating the effects of learner background Journal Article

In: TESOL quarterly, vol. 49, no. 4, pp. 814–837, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: accentedness, comprehensibility, cross-language similarity, linguistic dimensions, speech ratings

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Does a speaking task affect second language comprehensibility?

Crowther, Dustin; Trofimovich, Pavel; Isaacs, Talia; Saito, Kazuya

Does a speaking task affect second language comprehensibility? Journal Article

In: The Modern Language Journal, vol. 99, no. 1, pp. 80–95, 2015.

Links | BibTeX | Altmetric | Tags: comprehensibility, linguistic dimensions, speech ratings, task

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Phonetics instruction in L2 French: Contributions of segments, prosody and fluency to speech ratings

Trofimovich, Pavel; Kennedy, Sara; Blanchet, Josée

Phonetics instruction in L2 French: Contributions of segments, prosody and fluency to speech ratings Inproceedings

In: Przedlacka, ‪Joanna; Maidment, John; Ashby, Michael (Ed.): Proceedings of the Phonetics Teaching and Learning Conference, pp. 101–105, University College London, 2015.

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2013

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First- and final-semester non-native students in an English-medium university: Judgments of their speech by university peers

Kennedy, Sara; Trofimovich, Pavel

First- and final-semester non-native students in an English-medium university: Judgments of their speech by university peers Journal Article

In: Language Learning in Higher Education, vol. 3, no. 2, pp. 283–303, 2013.

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2012

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Deconstructing comprehensibility: Identifying the linguistic influences on listeners’ L2 comprehensibility ratings

Isaacs, Talia; Trofimovich, Pavel

Deconstructing comprehensibility: Identifying the linguistic influences on listeners’ L2 comprehensibility ratings Journal Article

In: Studies in Second Language Acquisition, vol. 34, no. 3, pp. 475–505, 2012.

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2011

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Phonological memory, attention control, and musical ability: Effects of individual differences on rater judgments of second language speech

Isaacs, Talia; Trofimovich, Pavel

Phonological memory, attention control, and musical ability: Effects of individual differences on rater judgments of second language speech Journal Article

In: Applied Psycholinguistics, vol. 32, no. 1, pp. 113–140, 2011.

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2010

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Language awareness and second language pronunciation: A classroom study

Kennedy, Sara; Trofimovich, Pavel

Language awareness and second language pronunciation: A classroom study Journal Article

In: Language Awareness, vol. 19, no. 3, pp. 171–185, 2010.

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Falling on sensitive ears? The influence of musical ability on extreme raters' judgments of L2 pronunciation

Isaacs, Talia; Trofimovich, Pavel

Falling on sensitive ears? The influence of musical ability on extreme raters’ judgments of L2 pronunciation Journal Article

In: TESOL Quarterly, vol. 44, no. 2, pp. 375–386, 2010.

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2008

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Intelligibility, comprehensibility, and accentedness of L2 speech: The role of listener experience and semantic context

Kennedy, Sara; Trofimovich, Pavel

Intelligibility, comprehensibility, and accentedness of L2 speech: The role of listener experience and semantic context Journal Article

In: Canadian Modern Language Review, vol. 64, no. 3, pp. 459–489, 2008.

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