Resources

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Speech corpora

The following corpora were developed as part of funded projects and are being made freely available to other researchers (for non-commercial purposes), but without further support. Please contact me for further information.

UCL Speaker Database: A corpus containing audio recordings of a wide range of speech materials (words, sentences, read texts, picture descriptions) for 45 speakers of South-Eastern British English.

LUCID: A corpus containing DiapixUK conversations in good and challenging conditions, read sentences and picture naming for 40 native southern British English speakers.

kidLUCID: A corpus  containing DiapixUK conversations in good and challenging conditions for 96 children and adolescents aged between 9 and 14 (46M, 50F, mean age: 11;8 years, range 9;0 to 15;0 years) who were native southern British English speakers.

Test materials

DiapixUK picture materials: Picture materials used for the elicitation of spontaneous speech dialogues between two speakers in a collaborative task (see Baker and Hazan 2011 BRM). Examples of recordings made using Diapix can be found here

Short demo of how Diapix is used in our research