Sixth International Conference on Spoken Language Processing
(ICSLP 2000)

Beijing, China
October 16-20, 2000

An Application of SAMPA-C for Standard Chinese

Xiaoxia Chen, Aijun Li, Guohua Sun, Wu Hua, Zhigang Yu

Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Beijing, China

Labeling segment is an important work in database building. This paper presents a labeling system for Standard Chinese named SAMPA-C. We give some charts: consonant chart, vowel chart, tone chart, retroflex final chart, sound variation chart and non-speech symbol chart. Then this labeling system is used in two corpora labeling. The result shows that the labeling system is suitable for Standard Chinese.

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Bibliographic reference.  Chen, Xiaoxia / Li, Aijun / Sun, Guohua / Hua, Wu / Yu, Zhigang (2000): "An application of SAMPA-c for standard Chinese", In ICSLP-2000, vol.4, 652-655.