Developing Multimodal Dialogue Systems Using the CSLU Toolkit

  • Michael F. McTear


The Centre for Spoken Language Understanding (CSLU) toolkit has been used successfully at the Tucker-Maxon Oral School in Portland, Oregon, to improve children’s listening and speaking skills, and to increase their vocabulary and enable them to review concepts (Connors et al., 1999).


Output Port Background Colour Media Object Speech Output Dialogue State 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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  1. 1.
    These games were developed by Angela Murphy as part of the requirements for the MSc Computing and Information Systems dissertation at the University of Ulster.Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    The code for this example was supplied by Jacques de Villiers at CSLU. Permission to use the code is gratefully acknowledged.Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael F. McTear
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  1. 1.School of Computing and MathematicsUniversity of UlsterNewtownabbeyNorthern Ireland

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