5th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Rhodes, Greece
September 22-25, 1997

Phonetic Rules for a Phonetic-To-Speech System

Angelien A. Sanderman (1), Renč Collier (2)

(1) KPN Research, Leidschendam, The Netherlands
(2) Institute for Perception Research, Eindhoven, The Netherlands

In our previous research we investigated the demarcative function of prosody at the sentence level and the importance of this information for listeners in terms of perception, acceptability and ease of comprehension. In this paper we investigate if the results obtained for utterances spoken in isolation can be generalised to utterances spoken in context.

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Bibliographic reference.  Sanderman, Angelien A. / Collier, Renč (1997): "Phonetic rules for a phonetic-to-speech system", In EUROSPEECH-1997, 2647-2650.