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Scripted Monologue

English Speech Data - Scripted Monologue

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Published date
Sep 1, 2021
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Use case(s)

mobile speech

Model Applications

Acoustic Modelling, ASR Testing, Benchmarking

Packaging description

A zip file containing metadata files in tsv format and a folder with all the audio files
This dataset contains 269 hours of English Scripted Monologue data, recorded from global  speakers.

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Dataset details


Domain Generic
Total recordings 87140
File size 29.0GB
Hours 269
Word error rate (%) Measurement indicating errors in alignment of text representation (actual vs. perfect) of audio, taking into account words omitted, inserted or wrongly replaced. 2.6%
Total prompts 87140
Unique prompts 700
Average amount of recordings per speaker 99.14


Locale The language(s) and country(s) applicable to the speakers in the dataset. en-xx
Language English
Country Global
Female | Male | Unspecified View on chart 48% | 52% | 0%
Age View on chart 18-63
Accent(s) View on chart Alberta, Andhra Pradesh, Angus, Arizona, Assam, Barnsley, Bavaria, Berlin, Bexley, Bihar, Bradford, British Columbia, California, Delhi, Durham County, Edinburgh, City of, Europe, Glasgow City, Goa, Gujarat, Haryana, Hawaii, Hesse, Iowa, Jharkhand, Karnataka, Kerala, London, City of, Lower Saxony, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Middlesbrough, New Jersey, New Mexico, New South Wales, New York, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Portsmouth, Punjab, Rajasthan, Surrey, Tamil Nadu, Telangana, Texas, Ticino, Utah, Uttar Pradesh, Washington, West Bengal, World

Audio Details

Words 1297971
Recording environment silent
Audio format WAV
Bits per sample 16
Device type mobile
Communication band broadband
Sample rate 16kHz

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