DescriptionSpeakAP uses state-of-the-art speech processing ALGORITHMS to provide VISUAL ANALYSIS of your speech to help improve your pronunciation, accent and articulation. Buy today and take advantage of the DISCOUNTED introductory rate!
Developed from research supported by the National Science Foundation (NSF) and developed by a team of linguists, speech research scientists and speech language pathologists.
SpeakAP, the American English pronunciation, accent and articulation learning app helps you LISTEN to the correct pronunciation, RECORD your speech and PLAYBACK recording to practice. The research backed algorithms ANALYZE your recording for automated feedback.
It is EASY TO USE for anyone who wants to practice, improve or learn American English pronunciation, accent and articulation. Students, teachers, speech language pathologists and linguists can use the detailed speech analysis for educational purposes or speech therapy.
We encourage all those working in this field to contact us. We help license and integrate our signal processing technology for use in your applications. We can help teachers, schools, and publishers make their own app based on our technology for their students, readers or enhance SpeakAP for your specific use.
FEATURE LIST - SPEAKAP:
+ Wordlist of over 400 words. With rich phonetic variation for comprehensive learning.
+ Listen to reference American English pronunciation for the word.
+ Syllable transcription of the word.
+ Visual depiction of the phonetic transcription marked on the waveform for easy learning.
+ Practice pronunciation by recording and listening to your speech.
+ Analyze your recording using the state of the art speech processing algorithms.
+ SpeakAP algorithms provide a similarity score for the THREE important components of spoken American English, viz.,
1) Articulation, 2) energy and 3) speaking rate)
+ SpeakAP algorithms analysis of the FIVE speech characteristics spoken American English, viz.,
1) Phonetics, 2) speaking rate, 3) stress, 4) pitch and 5) pitch strength.
+ Visual display of above speech characteristics for easy learning.
+ Separate ANALYZE and PRACTICE sections with independent wordlists.
+ Track of your progress.
+ Detailed help pages explain the fundamentals of speech production and the scientific underpinning of the algorithms used by SpeakAP to analyze your pronunciation, accent and articulation.
PLEASE NOTE: SpeakAP uses audio hardware of the phone and performance may vary between phones due to hardware variations. We have rigorously tested our algorithms on multiple devices from various manufacturers including HTC and Samsung.
If you experience any problem with SpeakAP, please consult the troubleshooting page. After taking the aforementioned precautions, remedies, if the problem persists then feel free to email the AventuSoft team at firstname.lastname@example.org. We will work expeditiously to rectify the problem.