The rest of this paper is organized as follows: In Section 2, we introduce a brief overview of parametric speech synthesis
based on HMMs, which is a baseline speech synthesis
system in this study.
On the basis of the most influential factors that different authors used for phone duration modelling in different languages , -,  and on the basis of previous studies concerning the effect of various factors on the duration of phones in the Serbian language , , the factors which will be taken into account when developing a model of phone duration in speech synthesis
in the Serbian language were selected.
The test for the perceptual assessment was carried out for different configurations, including natural speech and speech synthesis
using the HNM: speech resynthesis, prosody modification, prosody plus jitter and shimmer modification, and, finally, prosody together with the best VoQ configurations using the HNM (the configuration of interest).
He added: "We aim to develop our speech synthesis
technology to make it closer to human speech by using emotionally rich expressions, not just a simple reading of text.
While the task of emotional speech recognition is to recognize a particular emotion in human speech, the task of emotional speech synthesis
is to convey it through synthesized speech.
When performing speech recognition and speech synthesis
, the handset is connected to a datacenter where a huge lexicon is stored and updated.
According to the company, the new version provides developers with the same High Level API written in Objective C as the iPhone version, enabling them to quickly and easily integrate speech synthesis
into their applications.
Check out http://www.acapela.tv - the sparkling laboratory of Acapela Group, for a fresh and exciting take on how speech synthesis
can now be used: acapela.tv is a showcase and test playground that shares the possibilities of speech synthesis
with Internet users, allowing them to discover innovative and attractive ways to make smart use of speech applications online.
But in the Oprah interview, heshowedoffthevoicespecially created for him by speech synthesis
Understanding of these phenomenon is important to build a good text processing module and thus to generate natural sounding speech synthesis
in Indian languages.
The translation is then performed and a speech synthesis
engine outputs the result.
Natural language processing will be a key feature of computers after researchers resolve challenges related to speech synthesis
and recognition, and machine translation.