Length of Phonemes in a Context of their Positions in Polish Sentences

Magdalena Igras, Bartosz Ziółko, Mariusz Ziółko

Abstract

The paper presents statistical phonetic data of Polish collected from a corpus. Lengths of phonemes vary from 5 ms to 670 ms. Average durations of Polish phonemes are presented as well as an important anomaly of longer phonemes in the end of sentences, which is the main topic of the paper. This observation can be used in speech recognition for automatic insertation of dots and sentence modelling. Data of 45 speakers, 5130 sentences in total, were described and compared with the values taken from the phonetic literature.

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Igras M., Ziółko B. and Ziółko M. (2013). Length of Phonemes in a Context of their Positions in Polish Sentences . In Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013) ISBN 978-989-8565-74-7, pages 59-64. DOI: 10.5220/0004503500590064


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@conference{sigmap13,
author={Magdalena Igras and Bartosz Ziółko and Mariusz Ziółko},
title={Length of Phonemes in a Context of their Positions in Polish Sentences},
booktitle={Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013)},
year={2013},
pages={59-64},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0004503500590064},
isbn={978-989-8565-74-7},
}


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TY - CONF
JO - Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications and 10th International Conference on Wireless Information Networks and Systems - Volume 1: SIGMAP, (ICETE 2013)
TI - Length of Phonemes in a Context of their Positions in Polish Sentences
SN - 978-989-8565-74-7
AU - Igras M.
AU - Ziółko B.
AU - Ziółko M.
PY - 2013
SP - 59
EP - 64
DO - 10.5220/0004503500590064