People make subtle changes in the way they speak when they talk to someone they find attractive
- Researchers found voice modulations make speaker attractive to listener
- Men were found to vary tone in a ‘sing-song voice’ like actor Leslie Phillips’
- Men reached lower minimum voice pitch speaking to ‘less attractive’ women
Published: 19:24 EST, 27 August 2014 | Updated: 05:06 EST, 28 August 2014
When it comes to the language of love, it’s not what you say, but how you say it.
People make subtle changes in their voices when they speak to people they find attractive, say scientists.
And these voice modulations make the speaker more attractive to the listener too, the research by Scotland’s University of Stirling found.