Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Software Details

Title: ELRA Language Resources Catalogue Update 03/06-3
Submitter: Hélène Mazo
Description: S0209 : Oxford English phonetics files
Derived from a range of Oxford Dictionaries, these files list word forms
together with a representation of their IPA pronunciation. It contains
250,000 words. Pronunciation is based on standard British English. Word
forms include dictionary lemmas and inflections or other morphological
variations, plus a wide range of proper name and encyclopedic material. The
data also includes a large number of common multi-word phrases and compound
nouns. The files are provided in XML. For more information, see

S0210 : Shorter Oxford English Dictionary - Audio Files
These are recorded headwords for the Shorter Oxford English Dictionary.
British English pronunciation. It consists of over 95,000 soundfiles. The
files are provided in 11kHz 8-bit WAV. For more information, see
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology

Language Specialty: English

LL Issue: 17.811
Date Posted: 16-Mar-2006

Search Again

Back to Software Index