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—This paper presents our group's latest progress in developing Enunciate — an online computer-aided pronunciation training (CAPT) system for Chinese learners of English. Presently, the system targets segmental pronunciation errors. It consists of an audio-enabled web interface, a speech recognizer for mispronunciation detection and diagnosis, a speech(More)
This paper presents our ongoing research in the field of speech-enabled multimodal, mobile application development. We have developed a multimodal framework that enables cross-platform development using open standards-based HTML, CSS and JavaScript. This framework brings high extendibility through plugin-based architecture and provides scalable REST-based(More)
— We have developed distributed text-to-audiovisual-speech synthesizer (TTAVS) to support interactivity in computer-aided pronunciation training (CAPT) on a mobile platform. The TTAVS serves to generate audiovisual corrective feedback based on detected mispronunciations from the second language learner's speech. Our approach encodes key visemes in SVG(More)
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