Intonational phrase break prediction using decision tree and n-gram model

@inproceedings{Sun2001IntonationalPB,
  title={Intonational phrase break prediction using decision tree and n-gram model},
  author={Xuejing Sun and Ted H. Applebaum},
  booktitle={INTERSPEECH},
  year={2001}
}
In the current study, we propose and evaluate a new method for automatic intonational phrase break prediction based on sequences of parts-of-speech and word junctures. The proposed method uses decision trees to estimate the probability of a word juncture type (break or non-break) given a finite length window of part-of-speech values, and uses an n-gram to… CONTINUE READING