Tone information as a confidence measure for improving Cantonese LVCSR

@inproceedings{Hong2004ToneIA,
  title={Tone information as a confidence measure for improving Cantonese LVCSR},
  author={Zhiliang Hong and Tan Lee and Frank K. Soong},
  booktitle={INTERSPEECH},
  year={2004}
}
Cantonese, a syllabically paced, southern Chinese dialect, is also a tonal language. A Cantonese syllable can have up to 9 different tone patterns which are lexically important. In this paper after reviewing major approaches to incorporating tone information into a large vocabulary continuous speech recognition (LVCSR) system, we propose two schemes to… CONTINUE READING