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TPO 42 - Question 2 Some people prefer living in a big city. Other people prefer living in the countryside, away from urban areas. Which do you think is better? Explain why using specific details in your explanation.

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

Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 378.0 444.711560045 85% => Need more words or more difficult words.
No of words: 108.0 116.580246914 93% => 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: 3.5 3.81502700369 92% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.22370979547 3.28032121604 98% => OK
Word Length SD: 1.66944213348 1.8723322822 89% => OK
Unique words: 71.0 76.076318743 93% => More unique words wanted.
Unique words percentage: 0.657407407407 0.655143326166 100% => OK
Syllable count: 129.6 141.574747475 92% => OK
Avg_syllables_per_word: 1.2 1.21358024691 99% => OK

Performance on coherence:
Topic speech coherence ratio: 0.0180287116199 0.0738818816272 24% => 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: 1.0 3.20202020202 31% => OK
Average paragraph length: 108.0 60.3232687746 179% => OK
STD paragraph length: 0.0 17.3634065801 0% => OK
Average paragraph duration: 46.34 22.9064221017 202% => Need to control the rhythm of the speech
STD paragraph duration: 0.0 6.49597621602 0% => The duration of acoustic paragraphs keeps same.

Acoustic performance on sentences:
How many acoustic sentences: 31.0 31.1548821549 100% => OK
Average acoustic sentence length: 3.48387096774 4.0588447711 86% => OK
STD acoustic sentence length: 2.36739911379 3.18357895611 74% => OK
Average acoustic sentences duration: 1.41193548387 1.46810986539 96% => OK
STD acoustic sentences duration: 0.864069215249 1.01537252472 85% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic silence:(An acoustic silence means a little pause between two or more words)
How many acoustic silence: 38.0 28.6644219978 133% => It means the content is not pronounced smoothly or it is pronounced slowly. It is word by word.
Total acoustic silence duration: 8.19 5.28593714927 155% => It may have a lot of silences or every silence is too long.
Average acoustic silence duration: 0.215526315789 0.187982170178 115% => OK
STD acoustic silence duration: 0.199508572147 0.154715141812 129% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic words:
Total word duration: 36.18 35.408047138 102% => OK
Average word duration: 0.335 0.306236595465 109% => OK
STD word duration: 0.170155157952 0.198589292138 86% => 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: 5.1 5.14435465769 99% => OK
Total acoustic noise duration: 0.47 2.80480359147 17% => Good job. The lower, the better.

Acoustic rates:
Total speech duration: 46.34 45.0716498316 103% => Need to finish the speech on time.
Compare to expected duration: 1.02977777778 1.00159221848 103% => OK
Rate of silence: 0.820025895555 0.637764685501 129% => Less acoustic silences wanted.
Rate of speech: 2.33059991368 2.58495923209 90% => Need to bring more content.
Rate of speech by unique words: 1.53215364696 1.68816559523 91% => More unique words wanted.
Rate of word duration by unique words: 1.96241017137 2.15290372801 91% => OK
Average articulation rates: 0.29195775 0.343871460585 85% => OK

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Rates: 60.0 out of 100
Scores by speech e-grader: 18.0 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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