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13. After college, some students decide to enter the working world right away.Some travel to see the world while others volunteer for an organization like the Peace Corps. Which do you think is better – going right to work or seeing the world/volunteeri

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13. After college, some students decide to enter the working world right away.Some travel to see the world while others volunteer for an organization like the Peace Corps. Which do you think is better – going right to work or seeing the world/volunteering – and why?

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Attributes: Values AverageValues Percentages(Values/AverageValues)% => Comments

Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 492.0 444.711560045 111% => OK
No of words: 130.0 116.580246914 112% => OK
Chars per words: 3.78461538462 3.81502700369 99% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.37664837539 3.28032121604 103% => OK
Word Length SD: 1.62189165618 1.8723322822 87% => OK
Unique words: 90.0 76.076318743 118% => OK
Unique words percentage: 0.692307692308 0.655143326166 106% => OK
Syllable count: 155.7 141.574747475 110% => OK
Avg_syllables_per_word: 1.2 1.21358024691 99% => OK

Performance on coherence:
Topic speech coherence ratio: 0.0350937657846 0.0738818816272 47% => It may have issues on recording quality or the content is not so closely related to content.

Acoustic performance on paragraphs:
How many acoustic paragraphs: 2.0 3.20202020202 62% => OK
Average paragraph length: 65.0 60.3232687746 108% => OK
STD paragraph length: 27.0 17.3634065801 155% => OK
Average paragraph duration: 22.605 22.9064221017 99% => OK
STD paragraph duration: 9.225 6.49597621602 142% => OK

Acoustic performance on sentences:
How many acoustic sentences: 23.0 31.1548821549 74% => OK
Average acoustic sentence length: 5.65217391304 4.0588447711 139% => OK
STD acoustic sentence length: 4.18702650174 3.18357895611 132% => OK
Average acoustic sentences duration: 1.93391304348 1.46810986539 132% => OK
STD acoustic sentences duration: 1.12196543049 1.01537252472 110% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic silence:(An acoustic silence means a little pause between two or more words)
How many acoustic silence: 23.0 28.6644219978 80% => OK
Total acoustic silence duration: 3.85 5.28593714927 73% => OK
Average acoustic silence duration: 0.167391304348 0.187982170178 89% => OK
STD acoustic silence duration: 0.162753945823 0.154715141812 105% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic words:
Total word duration: 39.27 35.408047138 111% => OK
Average word duration: 0.302076923077 0.306236595465 99% => OK
STD word duration: 0.164969443109 0.198589292138 83% => OK

Disfluencies: like hesitations, or 'ehn' or taking a long time to pronounce a word:
How many disfluencies: 7.0 6.3164983165 111% => OK
Total_disfluencies_duration: 5.13 5.14435465769 100% => OK
Total acoustic noise duration: 0.54 2.80480359147 19% => Good job. The lower, the better.

Acoustic rates:
Total speech duration: 45.21 45.0716498316 100% => OK
Compare to expected duration: 1.00466666667 1.00159221848 100% => OK
Rate of silence: 0.508737005087 0.637764685501 80% => OK
Rate of speech: 2.87547002875 2.58495923209 111% => OK
Rate of speech by unique words: 1.99071001991 1.68816559523 118% => OK
Rate of word duration by unique words: 2.29182582124 2.15290372801 106% => OK
Average articulation rates: 0.370902538462 0.343871460585 108% => OK

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Rates: 90.0 out of 100
Scores by speech e-grader: 27.0 Out of 30
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Note: the speech e-grader does NOT examine the meaning of words and ideas.

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