Reading Validation for Pronunciation Evaluation in the Digitala Project

Aku Rouhe, Reima Karhila, Peter Smit, Mikko Kurimo


We describe a recognition, validation and segmentation system as an intelligent preprocessor for automatic pronunciation evaluation. The system is developed for large-scale high stake foreign language tests, where it is necessary to reduce human workload and ensure fair evaluation.


Cite as: Rouhe, A., Karhila, R., Smit, P., Kurimo, M. (2017) Reading Validation for Pronunciation Evaluation in the Digitala Project. Proc. Interspeech 2017, 2050-2051.


@inproceedings{Rouhe2017,
  author={Aku Rouhe and Reima Karhila and Peter Smit and Mikko Kurimo},
  title={Reading Validation for Pronunciation Evaluation in the Digitala Project},
  year=2017,
  booktitle={Proc. Interspeech 2017},
  pages={2050--2051}
}