A method for estimating prosodic symbol from text for Japanese text-to-speech synthesis


This report describes a method for estimating the separation degree at the bunsetsu boundary (SD) for Japanese text-to-speech synthesis. Our method gives us the prosodic symbol without using complicated linguistic analysis. First we classify bunsetsus according to the nal morpheme. Each classi ed bunsetsu has a temporary separation degree in advance. We… (More)


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