First European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Paris, France
September 27-29, 1989

Relationship Between Speech Processing and Language Processing - Speech Translation from Japanese to English

A. Kurematsu

ATR Interpreting Telephony Research Laboratories, Japan

Integrating speech and language processing is an important problem to be solved to achieve continuous large vocabulary speech recognition which will be aimed at a speech translation system or a human interface of man-machine system. Since conversational speech is normally continuous, with most words running together, recognition of phrases, at least, of continuous speech is necessary.

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Bibliographic reference.  Kurematsu, A. (1989): "Relationship between speech processing and language processing - speech translation from Japanese to English", In EUROSPEECH-1989, 2219.