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Lecture Notes in Computer Science
This paper presents an exploratory work to automatically insert disfluencies in text-to-speech (TTS) systems. The objective is to make TTS more spontaneous and expressive. To achieve this, we propose to focus on the linguistic level of speech through the insertion of pauses, repetitions and revisions. We formalize the problem as a theoretical process, where transformations are iteratively composed. This is a novel contribution since most of the previous work either focus on the detection ordoi:10.1007/978-3-030-00810-9_4 fatcat:pcko3mgs3rgn3lxc7td4ocjvve