Sixth European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology
This paper emphasizes the importance of the question of word-order variation in connectionist language modeling. More precisely, it investigates whether recurrent networks can integrate various linguistic constraints to process variable word-order languages. This paper reports three experiments on the understanding of spoken French that suggest that recurrent architectures could apply to the understanding of variable spoken languages.
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Bibliographic reference. Schadle, Igor / Antoine, Jean-Yves / Memmi, Daniel (1999): "Connectionist language models for speech understanding: the problem of word order variation", In EUROSPEECH'99, 2035-2038.