This paper proposes expansion methods for training texts (baseline) to generate a topic-dependent language model for more accurate recognition of meeting speech. To prepare a universal language model that can cope with the variety of topics discussed in meetings is very difficult. Our strategy is to generate topic-dependent training texts based on two methods. The first is text collection from web pages using queries that consist of topic-dependent confident terms; these terms were selected from preparatory recognition results based on the TF-IDF (TF; Term Frequency, IDF; Inversed Document Frequency) values of each term. The second technique is text generation using participants' names. Our topic-dependent language model was generated using these new texts and the baseline corpus. The language model generated by the proposed strategy reduced the perplexity by 16.4% and out-of-vocabulary rate by 37.5%, respectively, compared with the language model that used only the baseline corpus. This improvement was confirmed through meeting speech recognition as well.
|ホスト出版物のタイトル||2012 Conference Handbook - Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference, APSIPA ASC 2012|
|出版ステータス||出版済み - 2012|
|イベント||2012 4th Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference, APSIPA ASC 2012 - Hollywood, CA, 米国|
継続期間: 12 3 2012 → 12 6 2012
|その他||2012 4th Asia-Pacific Signal and Information Processing Association Annual Summit and Conference, APSIPA ASC 2012|
|Period||12/3/12 → 12/6/12|
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