ISCA Archive ICSLP 2000
ISCA Archive ICSLP 2000

VERBMOBIL dialogues: multifaced analysis

Akira Kurematsu, Youichi Akegami, Susanne Burge, Susanne Jekat, Brigitte Lause, Victoria L. Maclaren, Daniela Oppermann, Tanja Schultz

This paper describes the outline of collecting and transcribing spontaneous spoken dialogues for VERBMOBIL, the German research project on mult ilingual processing of spontaneous speech. The method and conditions of data collection performed using the same scenario and the transliteration convention of spontaneous speech were described. The characteristics of VERBMOBIL corpus were presented in terms of the size of dialogues, turns, sentences, words, perplexity based on the linguistic analysis.

Cite as: Kurematsu, A., Akegami, Y., Burge, S., Jekat, S., Lause, B., Maclaren, V.L., Oppermann, D., Schultz, T. (2000) VERBMOBIL dialogues: multifaced analysis. Proc. 6th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP 2000), vol. 4, 712-715

  author={Akira Kurematsu and Youichi Akegami and Susanne Burge and Susanne Jekat and Brigitte Lause and Victoria L. Maclaren and Daniela Oppermann and Tanja Schultz},
  title={{VERBMOBIL dialogues: multifaced analysis}},
  booktitle={Proc. 6th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (ICSLP 2000)},
  pages={vol. 4, 712-715}