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Phonetically balanced Bangla speech corpus

@inproceedings{Alam2011PhoneticallyBB,
  title={Phonetically balanced Bangla speech corpus},
  author={Firoj Alam and R. Sultana and Shammur Absar and M. Khan},
  year={2011}
}
This paper describes the development of a phonetically balanced Bangla speech corpus. Construction of speech applications such as text to speech and speech recognition requires a phonetically balanced speech database in order to obtain a natural output. Here we elicited text collection procedure, text normalization, G2P 1 conversion and optimal text selection using a greedy selection method and hand pruning. 
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