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Name Toshihiko Yokogawa
Belonging department Trainer and Sports Course,Department of Medical Sports,Faculty of Health Care and Medical Sports
Occupation name Associate Professor
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Japanese Pun Conversion Using Similarity of Articulation,


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In this paper, automatic generation of Japanese puns based on Similarity of Articulation.  In the proposed method, the similarity of pronunciations are calculated by distance of articulation space based on the way and the position of articulation of each sound.  The pun candidate is generated by replacing the original sound by the calculated similar sound and morphologically analyzed.


Proceedings of Joint 2nd International Conference on Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems and 5th International Symposium on Advanced Intelligent Systems,TUA-2-3 p.1-6

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