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Disfluency Characteristics of Kannada-English Bilingual Adults Who Stutter

The primary purpose of the present study was to investigate whether stuttering frequency differs between two languages in Kannada-English bilingual adults who stutter. The second purpose was to compare the relationship between grammatical class (content-function word dichotomy) and stuttering frequency … Continue reading

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Lexical category influences in Persian children who stutter

This article explores the effect that words from different lexical categories have on disfluency in Persian children who stutter. The authors reported content and content–function words were significantly more likely to show stuttering-like dysfluencies than function words. Vahab, Maryam, Zandlyan, … Continue reading

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