First European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Paris, France
September 27-29, 1989

On the Recognition of Key Words in Unconstrained Conversation

Michael Carey, Amanda Howe, Roger Tucker

Ensigma Ltd, Chepstow, UK

For many applications it is not necessary or even desirable to recognise every word in an utterance. A more satisfactory approach may be to try to identify the occurrence of a number of key words within the utterance string. In this paper we describe a system which identifies key words occurring in unconstrained conversation.

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Bibliographic reference.  Carey, Michael / Howe, Amanda / Tucker, Roger (1989): "On the recognition of key words in unconstrained conversation", In EUROSPEECH-1989, 1266.