Pauses speech on a speech channel.
- macOS 10.0+
The speech channel on which speech is to be paused.
A constant indicating when speech processing should be paused. Pass the constant
kto pause immediately, even in the middle of a word. Pass
End Of Word
kto pause speech at the end of the current word or sentence, respectively.
End Of Sentence
A result code. See Result Codes.
makes speech production pause at a specified point in the text.
immediately, although speech output will continue until the specified
You can determine whether your application has paused speech
output on a speech channel by obtaining a speech status information
structure through the
While a speech channel is paused, the speech status information
structure indicates that
If the end of the input text buffer is reached before the specified pause point, speech output pauses at the end of the buffer.
differs from the
in that a subsequent call to
described next, causes the contents of the current text buffer to
continue being spoken.
If you plan to continue speech synthesis from a paused speech channel, the text buffer being processed must remain available at all times and must not move while the channel is in a paused state.