El raro caso del Síndrome del Acento Extranjero
Clin Linguist Phon. 2006 Apr-May;20(2-3):157-62.
An atypical case of Foreign Accent Syndrome.
Department of Communicative Disorders, University of Central Florida, Florida 32816-2215, USA. email@example.com
A new case of Foreign Accent Syndrome is described. This American woman presented with a British- or Australian- sounding accent after stroke, which resulted in a lacunar infarct in the left internal capsule. The atypical etiology and apparent changes in lexical use are described. It is hypothesized that an abnormally tense vocal tract posture may account for phonetic changes in vowel quality and a higher average fundamental frequency