Resource: VERBMOBIL - VM CD 6.1 (new edition)

Reference VERBMOBIL - VM CD 6.1 (new edition)
Date of Submission Jan. 24, 2014, 4:33 p.m.
Status accepted
ISLRN 734-126-535-114-5
Resource Type Primary Text
Media Type Audio
Language English

Verbmobil is a long-term project of the German Federal Ministry of Education, Science, Research and Technology (BMBF, Projektr├Ąger DLR). Its aim is to give Germany an international top position in language technology and its economical application in the next millenium by cooperation and concentration of as many as possible specialists from industry and science. The long-sighted aim is the development of a mobile translation system for the translation of spontaneous speech in face-to-face situations.The following resources are spontaneous speech databases recorded in a dialogue task (appointment scheduling) .
VM CD 6.1 (new edition) consists of 1 CD-ROM with 146 Dialogues, 191 Appointments 1,828 Turns in American/English and 'Denglish' (English spoken by Germans). This new edition contains the transliterations of all dialogues, signal files with PhonDat 2 Header structure, software and speaker documentations. All files were validated according to BAS guidelines.

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