Introduction

Chapter
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)

Abstract

All human societies communicate with spoken language. Yet no computer can understand it. Since spoken language is so natural to human society, the development of computers which could interact using spoken language would simplify their use dramatically.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of EngineeringUniversity of CambridgeCambridgeUK

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