Speech summarization using weighted finite-state transducers

  title={Speech summarization using weighted finite-state transducers},
  author={Takaaki Hori and Chiori Hori and Yasuhiro Minami},
This paper proposes an integrated framework to summarize spontaneous speech into written-style compact sentences. Most current speech recognition systems attempt to transcribe whole spoken words correctly. However, recognition results of spontaneous speech are usually difficult to understand, even if the recognition is perfect, because spontaneous speech includes redundant information, and its style is different to that of written sentences. In particular, the style of spoken Japanese is very… CONTINUE READING
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