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Re: speaking hyphen between words



"Tim Cross" <theophilusx@gmail.com> writes:

> Which speech synth are you using? 

Sorry, I should have mentioned it was ViaVoice.  

> I've not noticed this with either espeak or viavoice. What is the
> punctuation mode int he buffer wherer you notice this?

It happens with none and some.  If I use all it actually says ree dash
engineer.

Thanks,
rdc

>
>
> Tim
>
> Robert D. Crawford writes:
>  > If I've overlooked something, feel free to point it out to me.
>  > 
>  > Working my way through the new install and now I am getting to the
>  > niggling things.  Previously, when speaking hyphenated words the words
>  > were spoken as if there was no hyphen.  Now, not only is the dash spoken
>  > but sometimes the first word or fragment is mispronounced.  For example,
>  > re-engineer is pronounced reh dash engineer as opposed to ree engineer.
>  > 
>  > Is there a setting that has changed?  Is anyone else seeing this
>  > behavior.
>  > 
>  > Using emacspeak 32.0 and GNU Emacs 23.2.1.
>  > 
>  > Thanks,
>  > rdc
>  > -- 
>  > Robert D. Crawford                                     robdcraw@gmail.com
>  > 
>  > -  long    f_ffree;    /* free file nodes in fs */
>  > +  long    f_ffree;    /* freie Dateiknoten im Dateisystem */
>  > 		-- Seen in a translation
>  > 
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Robert D. Crawford                                     robdcraw@gmail.com

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