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tpo 19-6Using the examples of the albatross and the fulmar, explain two special adaptations that have developed to help seabirds find food.

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tpo 19-6
Using the examples of the albatross and the fulmar, explain two special adaptations that have developed to help seabirds find food.

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

Performance on vocabulary words:
No of characters: 736.0 578.828451883 127% => OK
No of words: 209.0 151.265690377 138% => OK
Chars per words: 3.52153110048 3.82278263415 92% => OK
Fourth root words length: 3.80221413058 3.50058242952 109% => OK
Word Length SD: 1.67753679934 1.80425224433 93% => OK
Unique words: 115.0 92.4686192469 124% => OK
Unique words percentage: 0.55023923445 0.61298525976 90% => More unique words wanted or less content wanted.
Syllable count: 234.0 182.283891213 128% => OK
Avg_syllables_per_word: 1.1 1.20543933054 91% => OK

Performance on coherence:
Topic speech coherence ratio: 0.0753752375959 0.0839705835288 90% => OK

Acoustic performance on paragraphs:
How many acoustic paragraphs: 1.0 4.47071129707 22% => Need more acoustic paragraphs.
Average paragraph length: 209.0 65.8948926009 317% => The average paragraph length is high.
STD paragraph length: 0.0 19.7758100068 0% => OK
Average paragraph duration: 62.35 25.5208953607 244% => Need to control the rhythm of the speech
STD paragraph duration: 0.0 7.49434385956 0% => The duration of acoustic paragraphs keeps same.

Acoustic performance on sentences:
How many acoustic sentences: 35.0 42.9832635983 81% => OK
Average acoustic sentence length: 5.97142857143 3.78147595546 158% => OK
STD acoustic sentence length: 4.75986623033 2.94285465224 162% => OK
Average acoustic sentences duration: 1.77085714286 1.39386743896 127% => OK
STD acoustic sentences duration: 1.42222636621 0.967747756167 147% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic silence:(An acoustic silence means a little pause between two or more words)
How many acoustic silence: 34.0 40.4456066946 84% => OK
Total acoustic silence duration: 2.22 7.59280334728 29% => Still need a very little pause between two words.
Average acoustic silence duration: 0.0652941176471 0.19053887516 34% => Maybe the speech rate is too fast.
STD acoustic silence duration: 0.0488837332572 0.157467062838 31% => OK

Acoustic performance on acoustic words:
Total word duration: 56.63 46.3453556485 122% => OK
Average word duration: 0.270956937799 0.308780311121 88% => OK
STD word duration: 0.158056506951 0.201157623399 79% => OK

Disfluencies: like hesitations, or 'ehn' or taking a long time to pronounce a word:
How many disfluencies: 11.0 8.09623430962 136% => It may have 'ehn' in the speaking, or it has hesitations or overlapping speeches.
Total_disfluencies_duration: 8.07 6.56692468619 123% => OK
Total acoustic noise duration: 1.03 3.53066945607 29% => Good job. The lower, the better.

Acoustic rates:
Total speech duration: 62.35 59.5455230126 105% => Need to finish the speech on time.
Compare to expected duration: 1.03916666667 0.992425383543 105% => OK
Rate of silence: 0.545308740978 0.681803438845 80% => OK
Rate of speech: 3.35204490778 2.53813033465 132% => OK
Rate of speech by unique words: 1.8444266239 1.55221717717 119% => OK
Rate of word duration by unique words: 2.03072576373 1.99939622689 102% => OK
Average articulation rates: 0.342593483254 0.309613076454 111% => OK

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Maybe the speech is too long. It should be in 60 seconds.

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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