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Investigadora predoctoral del GrEP (becàri FPI)

Campus de la Comunicació de la Universitat Pompeu Fabra
C/Roc Boronat 138,
08018, Barcelona.

Oficina 53.204 (UPF)
Tel. 93 542 1114
florence.baills@upf.edu

Florence Baills

Research Interests

The acquisition of prosody in a second language
The relationship between music and language
Multimodal learning and embodied cognition

 

Research Projects

- How does a musical training affect children’s learning of a second language?

- What is the role of pitch gestures perception and production in the acquisition of Mandarin Chinese lexical tones?


Presentations

2016

Baills, F., Suárez-González, N., González-Fuente, S. & Prieto, P. (2016) Observing and Producing Pitch Gestures enhance the Acquisition of Mandarin Chinese Tones and Words. Poster presentation at the Workshop on audiovisual speech processing and language learning, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona (Spain), Nov. 28-29.

Baills, F., Prieto, P. (2016) L'efecte de la producció de gestos entonatius en l'adquisició dels tons del xinès mandarí. Oral presentation at Workshop sobre la prosòdia del català. Universitat de Barcelona: Barcelona (Spain), July 4.

Suárez-González, N., Baills, F. , González-Fuente, S. & Prieto, P. (2016) Observing and Producing Pitch Gestures enhance the Acquisition of Mandarin Chinese Tones and Words. Oral presentation at New Sounds 2016. Aarhus University: Aarhus (Denmark), June 10-12.

 

 

 

 

   

Design and implementation: Optimitza.cat / Joan Borràs-Comes