Speech Sound Discrimination and Articulation Skill A 50-item speech sound discrimination test was administered to 529 kindergarten children. Selected from this group were 18 children with high speech sound discrimination scores and 18 children with low speech sound discrimination scores. These two groups were given a 176-item picture articulation test. The children with high speech sound ... Research Article
Research Article  |   June 01, 1967
Speech Sound Discrimination and Articulation Skill
 
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  • Dorothy Sherman
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
  • Annette Geith
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
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Research Article   |   June 01, 1967
Speech Sound Discrimination and Articulation Skill
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, June 1967, Vol. 10, 277-280. doi:10.1044/jshr.1002.277
 
Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, June 1967, Vol. 10, 277-280. doi:10.1044/jshr.1002.277

A 50-item speech sound discrimination test was administered to 529 kindergarten children. Selected from this group were 18 children with high speech sound discrimination scores and 18 children with low speech sound discrimination scores. These two groups were given a 176-item picture articulation test. The children with high speech sound discrimination scores were superior to the other group in articulation skill. The difference was highly significant.

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