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English Word Recognition for Bulgarians in the UK

26 September 2018

This is a brief online study that aims to find out how Bulgarians decide if a word they see or hear is a real word or not in English. The study consists of two tasks with words and one questionnaire.

You will need a pair of headphones, a keyboard, an internet connection and a quiet room, preferably on your own.

Requirements

  • over 16 years old;
  • native language is Bulgarian;
  • graduated from a Bulgarian high-school;
  • no hearing problems;
  • level B1 or higher in English;
  • live in the UK

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Ethical approval

The study proposal has been reviewed and approved by Prof. Janet Beck, the Head of the Speech and Hearing Sciences Division at Queen Margaret University.

About the researcher

Hi! I’m Maria, a PhD student in Phonetics from the Department of Speech and Hearing Sciences at Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh.

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