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Re: [css3-speech] voice-stress, missing default value

From: fantasai <fantasai.lists@inkedblade.net>
Date: Mon, 02 May 2011 11:56:45 -0700
Message-ID: <4DBEFE6D.2000805@inkedblade.net>
To: www-style@w3.org
On 05/02/2011 11:03 AM, Daniel Weck wrote:
>
> On 2 May 2011, at 18:42, fantasai wrote:
>> I thought this was the role of 'moderate'.
>
> No, "moderate" corresponds to the default level of *added* emphasis (which the author explicitly specifies for a given text
> token / markup fragment). This is not the default emphasis produced by the speech synthesizer.
>
> See:
>
> http://www.w3.org/TR/speech-synthesis/#edef_emphasis
>
> "The emphasis element requests that the contained text be spoken with emphasis"
> ...
> "the optional level attribute indicates the strength of emphasis to be applied"
> ...
> "The default level is 'moderate'."

Ah. Mm, I think 'normal' might be more appropriate here. The value isn't going to
e.g. automagically compute to 'strong' at any point.

~fantasai
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