8th European Conference on Speech Communication and Technology

Geneva, Switzerland
September 1-4, 2003


Combination of a Hidden Tag Model and a Traditional N-Gram Model: A Case Study in Czech Speech Recognition

Pavel Krbec, Petr Podvesky, Jan Hajic

Charles University, Czech Republic

A speech recognition system targeting high inflective languages is described that combines the traditional trigram language model and an HMM tagger, obtaining results superior to the trigram language model itself. An experiment in speech recognition of Czech has been performed with promising results.

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Bibliographic reference.  Krbec, Pavel / Podvesky, Petr / Hajic, Jan (2003): "Combination of a hidden tag model and a traditional n-gram model: a case study in czech speech recognition", In EUROSPEECH-2003, 2289-2292.