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V-Measure: A Conditional Entropy-Based External Cluster Evaluation Measure
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V-measure is presented, an external entropybased cluster evaluation measure that satisfies several desirable properties of clustering solutions, and is used to evaluate two clustering tasks: document clustering and pitch accent type clustering.
The Meaning of Intonational Contours in the Interpretation of Discourse
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This paper proposes that a speaker chooses a particular tune to convey a particular relationship between an utterance, currently perceived beliefs of a hearer or hearers, and anticipated contributions of subsequent utterances, and claims that these relationships are compositionalcomposed from the pitch aumts, phrase QCcmts, and bowndary tones that make up tunes.
Tonal alignment patterns in Spanish
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Results from the present study represent preliminary evidence that both the segmental composition of the accented syllable and following prosodic context trigger a timing and velocity adjustment on the entire H * accent gesture in Spanish.
The original ToBI system and the evolution of the ToBI framework
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This chapter describes the inter-disciplinary community of users and uses for which the original ToBI system was intended, and outlines how the consensus model of American English intonation and inter-word juncture was achieved by finding points of useful intersection among the research interests and knowledge embodied in this community.
Detecting Hate Speech on the World Wide Web
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The definition of hate speech, the collection and annotation of the hate speech corpus, and a mechanism for detecting some commonly used methods of evading common "dirty word" filters are described.
Measuring Acoustic-Prosodic Entrainment with Respect to Multiple Levels and Dimensions
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This work investigates entrainment in four acoustic and prosodic dimensions and explores whether speakers coordinate with each other in these dimensions over the conversation as a whole as well as on a turn-by-turn basis and in both relative and absolute terms.
Empirical Studies on the Disambiguation of Cue Phrases
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This paper reports results of empirical studies on discourse and sentential uses of cue phrases, in which both text-based and prosodic features were examined for disambiguating power.
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