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Re: [SSML11] i18n comment 4: zh-CN-HK

From: Dan Burnett <dburnett@voxeo.com>
Date: Wed, 7 May 2008 15:14:44 -0400
Message-Id: <64CB0524-763B-487B-BF0C-DE8127B445F9@voxeo.com>
Cc: <jim@larson-tech.com>, <ashimura@w3.org>, <scott.mcglashan@hp.com>, <public-i18n-core@w3.org>
To: "Richard Ishida" <ishida@w3.org>

s/an accent that is different/an accent that is different from the  
expected/common accent for the voice's language/

Also, we would love to receive a new/better example from Addison that  
meets this criterion.

-- dan

On May 7, 2008, at 3:13 PM, Richard Ishida wrote:

> My notes from the FTF in Beijing:
>
> Happy to change the tag, but want to keep the idea of an accent  
> that is
> different.
> Question about whether to use yue or zh-yue.
>
> RI
>
> ============
> Richard Ishida
> Internationalization Lead
> W3C (World Wide Web Consortium)
>
> http://www.w3.org/International/
> http://rishida.net/blog/
> http://rishida.net/
>
>
>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: public-i18n-core-request@w3.org
> [mailto:public-i18n-core-request@w3.org]
>> On Behalf Of ishida@w3.org
>> Sent: 07 April 2008 16:22
>> To: dburnett@voxeo.com; jim@larson-tech.com; ashimura@w3.org;
>> scott.mcglashan@hp.com; public-i18n-core@w3.org
>> Subject: [SSML11] i18n comment 4: zh-CN-HK
>>
>>
>> Comment from the i18n review of:
>> http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-speech-synthesis11-20080317/
>>
>> Comment 4
>> At http://www.w3.org/International/reviews/0804-ssml11/Overview.html
>> Editorial/substantive: E
>> Tracked by: AP
>>
>> Location in reviewed document:
>> 3.2.1 [http://www.w3.org/TR/2008/WD-speech-synthesis11-20080317/ 
>> #S3.2.1]
>>
>> Comment:
>> zh-CN-HK is an illegal language tag (in one of the examples). It  
>> might be
> better to
>> avoid a chinese example, at least initially ... if you want  
>> control over
> which
>> *langauge* is used, you should use cmn or yue tags rather than zh- 
>> CN etc.
>>
>>
>> Addison Phillips has taken an action to propose an alternative  
>> paragraph
> or two for
>> the example.
>>
>>
>
>
Received on Wednesday, 7 May 2008 19:15:30 GMT

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