Compute
the pitch curve as a function of phonological
inputs and prosodic strength.

Sequence of tones (phonology)

Prosodic
strengths

Predicted
F0

Data

Nonlinear
least-squares fitting algorithm

Middle red box
is what we talked about so far.Prosodic strengths are the output.You go around the loop, adjusting the model’s parameters until it
agrees well with the data.