• "Making a Tibetan Speech Corpus" -- སྐད་ཕུང་སྒྲུབ་སྟངས་ཀྱི་ལག་དེབ།

    Author(s):
    dirk schmidt (see profile)
    Date:
    2017
    Group(s):
    Linguistics
    Subject(s):
    Applied linguistics, Tibetan language, Tibetan linguistics
    Item Type:
    Other
    Tag(s):
    guide, manual, speech, tibetan, training
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M6010G
    Abstract:
    "Making a Tibetan Speech Corpus" -- སྐད་ཕུང་སྒྲུབ་སྟངས་ཀྱི་ལག་དེབ། -- is a beginner’s guide and training manual for collecting & transcribing natural speech data. While it was written specifically with the Tibetan language in mind, the principles within are generally applicable. The first chapter introduces linguistics, corpora, and practical applications (like education, readability, and plain language); it then describes the step-by-step of how to record and transcribe speech data. Tutorials on using Audacity and SayMore for audio splitting and transcription are presented, followed by guidelines, forms, and other proposed standards. Finally, with an eye toward the future of Tibetan corpus applications, links and descriptions of corpus analysis, visualization, lexical, and translation tools (Voyant, AntConc, SketchEngine, & SmartCAT) are briefly introduced...
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    Published
    Last Updated:
    3 months ago
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    All Rights Reserved

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