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Record Voice

The voice portion of this seems to ineffective. I noticed it seemed to be working far better then any other voice recognition program before it, so I decided to test it's ability to notice errors. It seems to always say correct even when you make obvious errors

April 1, 2012



Yes, I find it pretty lenient too. I supposed this to be intentional. The main function is served if you've practice enunciation after hearing it in a way. I'd rather be let throughw ithout explicit correction of a subtly mistake I make than to be stuck and unable to progress because I can't twist my tongue into some form demanded by an over rigorous test. I suspect there is no solution that is perfect, valid pronunications are far too diverse and and so a designer must choose to err, either on the conservative or lenient side and I aprove of the apparent choice to err on the lenient side.


I considered that, and I suppose you are right. I tried Rosetta Stone before and I am still pissed about their overly strict/ poor algorithm. They didn't remember your settings on that so I had to turn it off everytime I logged in.

My concern though is whether or not it is correcting any mistakes. I suppose since this is beta they are collecting sample pronunciation that they will use to fine tune it in the future.


It shouldn't say correct if you just mumble some words. I did that to test it (French).

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