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Some people like having a wide variety of friends and acquaintances they can spend time with. Others like to spend most of their free time with the same small group of close friends. Which do you prefer? Explain why.

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

Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 482.0 444.711560045 108% => OK
No of words: 133.0 116.580246914 114% => OK
Chars per words: 3.62406015038 3.81502700369 95% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.39596269041 3.28032121604 104% => OK
Word Length SD: 1.80476188736 1.8723322822 96% => OK
Unique words: 90.0 76.076318743 118% => OK
Unique words percentage: 0.676691729323 0.655143326166 103% => OK
Syllable count: 161.1 141.574747475 114% => OK
Avg_syllables_per_word: 1.2 1.21358024691 99% => OK

Performance on coherence:
Topic speech coherence ratio: 0.0861546959676 0.0738818816272 117% => OK

Acoustic performance on paragraphs:
How many acoustic paragraphs: 1.0 3.20202020202 31% => OK
Average paragraph length: 133.0 60.3232687746 220% => The average paragraph length is high.
STD paragraph length: 0.0 17.3634065801 0% => OK
Average paragraph duration: 44.82 22.9064221017 196% => OK
STD paragraph duration: 0.0 6.49597621602 0% => The duration of acoustic paragraphs keeps same.

Acoustic performance on sentences:
How many acoustic sentences: 28.0 31.1548821549 90% => OK
Average acoustic sentence length: 4.75 4.0588447711 117% => OK
STD acoustic sentence length: 3.68999612853 3.18357895611 116% => OK
Average acoustic sentences duration: 1.59178571429 1.46810986539 108% => OK
STD acoustic sentences duration: 1.04496429731 1.01537252472 103% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic silence:(An acoustic silence means a little pause between two or more words)
How many acoustic silence: 26.0 28.6644219978 91% => OK
Total acoustic silence duration: 3.03 5.28593714927 57% => OK
Average acoustic silence duration: 0.116538461538 0.187982170178 62% => Maybe the speech rate is too fast.
STD acoustic silence duration: 0.110277353407 0.154715141812 71% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic words:
Total word duration: 39.79 35.408047138 112% => OK
Average word duration: 0.299172932331 0.306236595465 98% => OK
STD word duration: 0.178359462642 0.198589292138 90% => OK

Disfluencies: like hesitations, or 'ehn' or taking a long time to pronounce a word:
How many disfluencies: 9.0 6.3164983165 142% => It may have 'ehn' in the speaking, or it has hesitations or overlapping speeches.
Total_disfluencies_duration: 6.82 5.14435465769 133% => Somehow the hesitation is serious.
Total acoustic noise duration: 0.38 2.80480359147 14% => Good job. The lower, the better.

Acoustic rates:
Total speech duration: 44.82 45.0716498316 99% => OK
Compare to expected duration: 0.996 1.00159221848 99% => OK
Rate of silence: 0.58009817046 0.637764685501 91% => OK
Rate of speech: 2.96742525658 2.58495923209 115% => OK
Rate of speech by unique words: 2.00803212851 1.68816559523 119% => OK
Rate of word duration by unique words: 2.26187484293 2.15290372801 105% => OK
Average articulation rates: 0.348773 0.343871460585 101% => 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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