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71 Post author: Benquo 27 November 2013 03:38PM

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Comment author: Antisuji 24 November 2013 02:29:47PM 9 points [-]

A little while back I read a Language Log post on this, one of Mark Liberman's breakfast experiments. He looks at differences in switch timing, which I think is the same as what you're calling LSV, between male and female speakers in a large corpus of telephone conversations.

Comment author: TheOtherDave 24 November 2013 06:23:09PM 3 points [-]
  • blink * I have absolutely no idea, in retrospect, why I repeatedly wrote "LSV". I meant "LVR" (Latency of Verbal Response). Fixed. And yes, I think Mark is talking about the same thing I am.