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3.25 lexicon

Element type

lexicon

Attributes

uri

Parents

grammar

Children

None.

Description

References an external grammar lexicon used to specify precise pronunciation information.

DTD

<!ELEMENT lexicon EMPTY >
<!ATTLIST lexicon
  uri URI #REQUIRED >

Language model

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Attributes

  • uri : URI

    The URI of the resource describing a grammar lexicon.

Children

None.

Examples

Example 3-29 Using an external grammar lexicon to recognize French names

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="iso-8859-1"?>
<vxml version="2.0">
  <form id="form">
    <field name="firstName">
      <prompt>What is your first name?</prompt>
      <grammar root="names">
        <lexicon uri="FrenchNames.file"/>
        <rule id="names" scope="public">
          <one-of>
            <item>Michel</item>    <item>Colette</item>
            <item>Jean</item>      <item>Marie</item>
            <item>Pierre</item>    <item>Jacqueline</item>
            <item>Guillaume</item> <item>Jeannette</item>
          </one-of>
        </rule>
      </grammar>
    </field>
  </form>
</vxml>
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