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Scripted Monologue

English Speech Data - Scripted Monologue

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Published date
Mar 7, 2022
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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 79 hours of English Scripted Monologue data, recorded from speakers in United Kingdom.

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Dataset details


Domain Generic
Total recordings 31988
File size 8.54GB
Hours 79
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. 0.2%
Total prompts 31988
Unique prompts 23289
Average amount of recordings per speaker 95.49


Locale The language(s) and country(s) applicable to the speakers in the dataset. en-gb
Language English
Country United Kingdom
Female | Male | Unspecified View on chart 67% | 33% | 0%
Age View on chart 18-77
Accent(s) View on chart English - East and Central Midlands (Cambridge, Leicester, Nottingham), English - East Anglia (Norfolk, Ipswich), English - Geordie (Newcastle, Sunderland, Northumberland), English - Hampshire/Wiltshire, English - London and Greater London/Surrey, English - Mancunian (Manchester and Greater Manchester), English - Scouse/Northwestern (Liverpool, Lancashire, Blackpool), English - Southwestern (Devon, Cornwall), English - Sussex (East/West), English - West Country (Bristol, Gloucester, Somerset), English - West Midlands (Birmingham, Coventry), English - Yorkshire (Sheffield, Leeds, Middlesbrough), Irish - Belfast/East Ulster, Irish - Derry/West Ulster, Scottish - Aberdeen/Northern Lowlands, Scottish - Edinburgh-Dundee, Scottish - Glasgow-Stirling, Scottish - Highlands/Orkneys, Welsh - Northern (Wrexham, Anglesey), Welsh - Southern (Cardiff, Newport), Welsh - Western (Swansea, Pembrokeshire)

Audio Details

Words 705322
Recording environment noisy, silent
Audio format WAV
Bits per sample 16
Device type mobile
Communication band broadband
Sample rate 16kHz

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