[linux-elitists] word -> syllable count

Seth David Schoen schoen@loyalty.org
Tue Feb 22 22:10:56 PST 2000


Don Marti writes:

> On Tue, Feb 22, 2000 at 04:59:04PM -0800, Seth David Schoen wrote:
> 
> > If you can get a phonetic dictionary, you can convert it to a
> > syllable-count table pretty easily.
> 
> "phonetic dictionary" was exactly the right web search.  Found it
> (at CMU) and just got the conversion done.  

I should write a web page about all the neat kinds of dictionaries in this
world.  There are rhyming dictionaries, anagram dictionaries, phonetic
dictionaries, and all kinds of other good stuff.

Are you going to
publish your haiku-finding
software on the web?

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