This mailing list discusses aspects of markup for text-to-speech (TTS) engines.
This mailing list grown out of the Sable mailing list which in has history in STML (spoken text markup language) and SSML (speech synthesis markup language). There is also strong relations with JSML (Java Speech Markup Language).
All of these markup language are based on SGML/XML formats, though this list is not necessarily restrcited to SGML/XML markup languages.
Sable has been implemented in both Edinburgh University’s Festival Speech Synthesis System and the Bell Labs TTS engine. But is designed to be easily implemented in any TTS engine to given a general standard markup language to be used accross different TTS engines and platforms.
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- Examples of Sable markup as implemented in Festiva