We updated the algorithm of our German phonetic translator. The percentage of German words that can be converted is increased from 70 to 80%. We added more words and also improved the algorithm for words starting with be-, ge-, ent-, er-, etc.
We decided to spend some time proofreading the database with French proper nouns for our French phonetic transcription tool. If you used it, you probably noticed that it works very well for regular words. For proper nouns the transcription is not always correct. The existing algorithm has about 1,500 proper nouns which were checked manually,… Continue reading We’re proofreading the database with French proper nouns