Sinhala Text to Speech
You can download Sinhala Text to Speech 1.0 from our software library for free. You can execute this free PC program on Windows XP/Vista/7/8/10 32-bit. The following version: 1.0 is the most frequently downloaded one by the program users.
Sinhala Text to Speech lies within Education Tools, more precisely Languages. This download was scanned by our built-in antivirus and was rated as virus free. The latest installer that can be downloaded is 13 MB in size. The actual developer of the free program is Language Technology Research Laboratoy, University of Colombo School of Computing, Sri Lanka.
While there were some experimental TTS systems by the UCSC for Sinhala are already under work, the aim of this project was to produce one that is of commercial quality. To this end, considerable effort was be spent on quality aspects of this activity.
Apart from identifying the phonetic alphabet of the language, recording relevant word sentences in the database and building a text analysis component, the project also produced a synthesizing engine that facilitates natural sounding Sinhala voice.
The basic methodology adopted is based on the diphone concatenation approach to TTS and included following components and procedures in developing them.
1. Text analysis component:
1. Studying types of non-textual content and how to convert them to text
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