Experiments in confidence scoring for word and sentence verification

  title={Experiments in confidence scoring for word and sentence verification},
  author={M. Andorno and Pietro Laface and Roberto Gemello},
The successful deployment of a telephone speech application cannot only rely on the accuracy of the recognition results, but also on their reliability. Reliable confidence measures are, thus, necessary in all practical applications to decide whether a recognized word-or sentence-should be accepted or rejected. Since most of the applications are based on continuous speech recognition, controlled by grammars, we present the results of a set of experiments aiming at assessing the quality and the… CONTINUE READING