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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: 405.0 444.711560045 91% => OK
No of words: 116.0 116.580246914 100% => More words wanted. You may: choose simpler words or speak faster or remove hesitations or remove long pauses, and fully use the time, do NOT save one or two seconds.
Chars per words: 3.49137931034 3.81502700369 92% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.28181803491 3.28032121604 100% => OK
Word Length SD: 1.55083786951 1.8723322822 83% => OK
Unique words: 76.0 76.076318743 100% => OK
Unique words percentage: 0.655172413793 0.655143326166 100% => OK
Syllable count: 132.3 141.574747475 93% => OK
Avg_syllables_per_word: 1.1 1.21358024691 91% => OK

Performance on coherence:
Topic speech coherence ratio: 0.0987610726097 0.0738818816272 134% => OK

Acoustic performance on paragraphs:
How many acoustic paragraphs: 3.0 3.20202020202 94% => OK
Average paragraph length: 38.6666666667 60.3232687746 64% => OK
STD paragraph length: 43.0993683893 17.3634065801 248% => Paragraph length changes often.
Average paragraph duration: 15.3566666667 22.9064221017 67% => OK
STD paragraph duration: 16.9200479379 6.49597621602 260% => The duration of acoustic paragraphs changes often.

Acoustic performance on sentences:
How many acoustic sentences: 44.0 31.1548821549 141% => OK
Average acoustic sentence length: 2.63636363636 4.0588447711 65% => OK
STD acoustic sentence length: 1.56801711915 3.18357895611 49% => OK
Average acoustic sentences duration: 1.03840909091 1.46810986539 71% => OK
STD acoustic sentences duration: 0.60512186294 1.01537252472 60% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic silence:(An acoustic silence means a little pause between two or more words)
How many acoustic silence: 42.0 28.6644219978 147% => It means the content is not pronounced smoothly or it is pronounced slowly. It is word by word.
Total acoustic silence duration: 8.39 5.28593714927 159% => It may have a lot of silences or every silence is too long.
Average acoustic silence duration: 0.199761904762 0.187982170178 106% => OK
STD acoustic silence duration: 0.185683910825 0.154715141812 120% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic words:
Total word duration: 35.34 35.408047138 100% => OK
Average word duration: 0.304655172414 0.306236595465 99% => OK
STD word duration: 0.172183898455 0.198589292138 87% => 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: 5.49 5.14435465769 107% => OK
Total acoustic noise duration: 0.73 2.80480359147 26% => Good job. The lower, the better.

Acoustic rates:
Total speech duration: 46.07 45.0716498316 102% => Need to finish the speech on time.
Compare to expected duration: 1.02377777778 1.00159221848 102% => OK
Rate of silence: 0.911656175385 0.637764685501 143% => Less acoustic silences wanted.
Rate of speech: 2.51790753202 2.58495923209 97% => OK
Rate of speech by unique words: 1.64966355546 1.68816559523 98% => OK
Rate of word duration by unique words: 2.15053763441 2.15290372801 100% => OK
Average articulation rates: 0.350207974138 0.343871460585 102% => OK

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Rates: 66.6666666667 out of 100
Scores by speech e-grader: 20.0 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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