Prosodic Parsing of Spontaneous Speech

Abstract

In automatic speech understanding, the division of continuously running speech into syntactic chunks is a great problem. Syntactic boundaries are often marked by prosodic means. We use syntactic boundaries for disambiguation during parsing. For the training of statistic models for prosodic boundaries large databases are necessary. For the German Verbmobil… (More)

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@inproceedings{Nn1996ProsodicPO, title={Prosodic Parsing of Spontaneous Speech}, author={E Nn and Ralf Kompe and A Kieeling and Henrik Niemann and Anton Batliner and Stefanie Schachtl and Tobias Ruland and U. Block}, year={1996} }