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Re: Draft Decision Letter

From: John Foliot <john@foliot.ca>
Date: Wed, 15 Dec 2021 10:37:50 -0500
Message-ID: <CAFmg2sWup65EnasWqyMi+bynNiRtj_fM9K-93LAYDm-G5AKQgQ@mail.gmail.com>
To: Paul Grenier <pgrenier@gmail.com>
Cc: Pronunciation Task Force <public-pronunciation@w3.org>
FWIW...

"Based on the conversations following TPAC, *we, *the Pronunciation Task
Force (TF) *have *decided to pursue the "single-attribute" approach
for Specification
for Spoken Presentation in HTML <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/>. "

Not critical, but I will argue grammatically better.

JF

On Wed, Dec 15, 2021 at 10:20 AM Paul Grenier <pgrenier@gmail.com> wrote:

> Based on the conversations following TPAC, we, the Pronunciation Task
> Force (TF), decided to pursue the "single-attribute" approach for Specification
> for Spoken Presentation in HTML <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/>.
>
> Following that decision, the ARIA Working Group (WG) provided additional
> feedback <https://www.w3.org/2021/12/01-pronunciation-minutes.html> that
> we would like to address. In an effort to reach prototype implementation,
> we propose to scale back the eight (8) sections of the specification
> (currently section 3.1
> <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/#data-ssml-attribute-properties-and-values>)
> to four (4):
>
>    - say-as <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/#say-as>
>    - break <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/#break> (pausing)
>    - phoneme <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/#phoneme>
>    - sub <https://www.w3.org/TR/spoken-html/#sub>
>
> Based on the gap analysis
> <https://w3c.github.io/pronunciation/gap-analysis/#gap-analysis>, the TF
> feels these qualities of speech represent the most value to the widest
> audience and propose they be included in the first phase of prototype
> development.
>


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*John Foliot* |
Senior Industry Specialist, Digital Accessibility |
W3C Accessibility Standards Contributor |

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