Speech and Language Technology in Education (SLaTE 2013)

Grenoble, France
August 30-September 1, 2013

POLLI: A Handheld-based Aid for Non-Native Student Presentations

Elizabeth M. Davis, Oscar Saz, Maxine Eskenazi

Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Language learning is finally leaving the classroom for the real world. This usually takes the form of a dedicated implementation on a handheld device. In this paper we describe POLLI, an app that helps non-native students prepare scientific presentations.

Index Terms: handheld applications, pronunciation skills

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Bibliographic reference.  Davis, Elizabeth M. / Saz, Oscar / Eskenazi, Maxine (2013): "POLLI: a handheld-based aid for non-native student presentations", In SLaTE-2013, 43-47.