Pub. online:1 Jan 1999Type:Research ArticleOpen Access
Volume 10, Issue 4 (1999), pp. 367–376
This paper deals with one of the components of text-to-speech synthesis of Lithuanian language namely – text transcription. Formal rules' method is used for text transcription. In this work the suitability of this method is grounded, an analysis of the form of rules to fit is made and the set of rules and interpreting algorithm is presented. Contextual information, features of stress, syllable boundaries and softness are used in the rules.