A Corpus of Formal British English Speech: The Lancaster/IBM Spoken English Corpus

1st Edition

Gerald Knowles, Lita (Research Assistant, Lancaster University) Taylor, Briony (Centre For Speech Technology Research, University Of Edinburgh) Williams

Published August 14, 1996
Textbook - 278 Pages
ISBN 9780582056398 - CAT# Y159207

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This work provides 50,000 words of prosodically-transcribed text from a variety of sources. The introduction explains fully the transcription conventions, the structure of the corpus and its relationship to other computer corpora, and provides examples of different versions of texts.


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