SLTU-2008 - First International Workshop on Spoken Languages Technologies for Under-Resourced Languages

Hanoi, Vietnam
May 5-7, 2008

Multiple Pronunciation Model for Amharic Speech Recognition System

Solomon Gizaw

Addis Ababa University, Ethiopia

In this paper the research have tried to show the pattern variations of sound units in Amharic language for multiple pronunciation model. This are variation of sound units at lexical level due to dialects. After that an attempt to build a pronunciation dictionary for Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR).At last comments and recommendations are included.

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Bibliographic reference.  Gizaw, Solomon (2008): "Multiple pronunciation model for Amharic speech recognition system", In SLTU-2008, 39-46.