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LINGUIST List 16.1685

Thu May 26 2005

Qs: Speech Recognition Rates: Ghanaian Loan Words

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        1.    Philip Bralich, Speech Recognition Tools Recognition Rates
        2.    Enam Gewu, Loan words in Ghanaian languages


Message 1: Speech Recognition Tools Recognition Rates
Date: 18-May-2005
From: Philip Bralich <pbralichearthlink.net>
Subject: Speech Recognition Tools Recognition Rates


Can anyone direct me to publications detailing the recognition rates of
speech recognition tools? Specifically, reports of tests or publications,
or government reports which detail how the different commerical and academic
products and tools perform on a set list of speech recognition tasks.

Ideally, I'd like to see things done by independent groups similar to
an ''underwriters laboratory'' of speech recognition tools.

Phil Bralich

Linguistic Field(s): Computational Linguistics

Message 2: Loan words in Ghanaian languages
Date: 23-May-2005
From: Enam Gewu <eegewuyhoo.com>
Subject: Loan words in Ghanaian languages


I am currently working on my masterĀ“s thesis focusing on borrowed English
terms in Ghanaian languages (specifically Ga). I would be glad if anyone
could give me hints on helpful literature and materials on this topic
Thanks!

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
                            Language Description
                            Sociolinguistics
                            Typology

Subject Language(s): Ga (GAC)



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