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New SSML Features Give Alexa a Wider Range of Natural Expression

Today, we are excited to announce five new SSML tags in the US, UK, and Germany that you can use with Alexa, including whispers, expletive bleeps, and more. Let’s take a look at what they are and how to use them.

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nice new features. The only SSML feature I currently missing is the <voice xml:lang=""></voice> to be able to output parts of sentences in other languages than the skill language.

e.g. a german skill with movie titles, which have often an english title/subtitle. I think in SSML this should work:

<speak>Die Tribute von Patem - <voice xml:lang="en_US">Catching Fire</voice></speak>

Is there a plan to support sentences with different language parts?

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