Difference between revisions of "Speech Processing for all Varieties of Portuguese"

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L2F has been investing in this area, mostly in terms of Brazilian/European Portuguese studies [Trancoso 2005], but more recently we have extended our studies to encompass African varieties (Angola and Guiné Bissau), in the scope of a project on processing audiobooks.
 
L2F has been investing in this area, mostly in terms of Brazilian/European Portuguese studies [Trancoso 2005], but more recently we have extended our studies to encompass African varieties (Angola and Guiné Bissau), in the scope of a project on processing audiobooks.
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Different grapheme-to-phone conversion systems have been developed for European Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese and even Mirandese [Caseiro 2003].

Latest revision as of 13:08, 29 June 2006

Being among the 10 major world languages in terms of first-language speakers means that Portuguese is spoken in many different varieties across Europe, South America, Africa and Asia.

L2F has been investing in this area, mostly in terms of Brazilian/European Portuguese studies [Trancoso 2005], but more recently we have extended our studies to encompass African varieties (Angola and Guiné Bissau), in the scope of a project on processing audiobooks.

Different grapheme-to-phone conversion systems have been developed for European Portuguese, Brazilian Portuguese and even Mirandese [Caseiro 2003].