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What is the VoxForge phoneset?
User: kmaclean
Date: 1/1/2010 12:01 pm
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The VoxForge phoneset is derived from the CMU phone set, as follows:

The current phoneme set has 39 phonemes, not counting varia for lexical stress.

        Phoneme Example Translation
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AA odd AA D
AE at AE T
AH hut HH AH T
AO ought AO T
AW cow K AW
AY hide HH AY D
B be B IY
CH cheese CH IY Z
D dee D IY
DH thee DH IY
ER hurt HH ER T
EY ate EY T
F fee F IY
G green G R IY N
IH it IH T
IY eat IY T
JH gee JH IY
K key K IY
L lee L IY
M me M IY
N knee N IY
NG ping P IH NG
OW oat OW T
OY toy T OY
P pee P IY
R read R IY D
S sea S IY
SH she SH IY
T tea T IY
TH theta TH EY T AH
UH hood HH UH D
UW two T UW
V vee V IY
W we W IY
Y yield Y IY L D
Z zee Z IY
ZH seizure S IY ZH ER
Re: What is the VoxForge phoneset?
User: kmaclean
Date: 1/7/2010 1:18 pm
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We actually used the CMU unstressed dictionary from the  xvoice site (see Notes file).