Paper: Extending Pronunciation Lexicons via Non-phonemic Respellings

ACL ID N09-2033
Title Extending Pronunciation Lexicons via Non-phonemic Respellings
Venue Human Language Technologies
Session Short Paper
Year 2009
Authors
  • Lucian Galescu (Florida Institute for Human and Machine Cognition, Pensacola FL)

This paer describes work in progres towards uing no-phonmic respelis a an i- tioal surce f iforation beides peling in the pros f extdig pronuciatio lexicons fr pech rcogniton ad text-to- sph ystems. Prelimiary exprimntal dat indicat that h aproch is likely to be sucesful. Te jor benfit of th aprach i that it maks xtendig prnucition lexi- cons cesible to avrae users.