Spoken and Written Language Resources for Vietnamese

This paper presents an overview of our activities for spoken and written language resources for Vietnamese implemented at CLIPS-IMAG Laboratory and International Research Center MICA. A new methodology for fast text corpora acquisition for minority languages which has been applied to Vietnamese is proposed. The first results of a process of building a large Vietnamese speech database (VNSpeechCorpus) and a phonetic dictionary, which is used for automatic alignment process, are also presented
Published in 2004