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[espeak-ng/espeak-ng] Pull request opened by Icenowy:

#788 cmn: use voiceless uvular fricative as pronounciation of pinyin h

According to [1] and [2] , the pronounciation of the pinyin character h is not accurately [x]. According to [2], [χ] is instead a possible pronounication in young users.

As a young native speaker of Mandarin, I feel the sound of [χ] in espeak more satisfied than [x] here.

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Standard_Chinese_phonology [2] https://phesoca.com/aws/268/

Signed-off-by: Icenowy Zheng icenowy@...

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