gender voice variants

Michael Everson everson at
Tue Dec 18 22:10:14 CET 2012

On 18 Dec 2012, at 20:06, "Broome, Karen" <Karen.Broome at> wrote:

> I think that bot would have problems if trying to do that with Czech. There *might* be no text change, but for languages where there are changes, this seems important.

The Mac OS has only one Czech bot, Zuzana, a woman. She reads out whatever the text says. She does not change the text as if she were uttering it afresh. She reads aloud. That's all. 

The Mac OS has four French voices, Audrey, Sabastien, Thomas, and Virginie. They all read aloud. That's all. 

Michael Everson *

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