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English Speech Files

User: speechsubmission
Date: 12/4/2015 7:20 am
Views: 680
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User Name:sbl

Speaker Characteristics:

Gender: Male
Age Range: Adult
Language: EN
Pronunciation dialect: American English

Recording Information:

Microphone make: n/a
Microphone type: Headset mic
Audio card make: unknown
Audio card type: unknown
Audio Recording Software: VoxForge Speech Submission Application

File Info:

File type: wav
Sampling Rate: 48000
Sample rate format: 16
Number of channels: 1


b0365 My age, in years, is twenty two.
b0366 I forgot how easily I had taught myself from the printed page.
b0367 Any average young fellow can teach himself in a week.
b0368 Please do not think that I already know it all.
b0369 You see, we were teaching ourselves.
b0370 And now behold the perversity of things.
b0371 Yield yourself to the waters that are ripping and tearing at you.
b0372 Mr McVeigh told me about him.
b0373 Unlike Joshua, he stood in no need of divine assistance.
b0374 To say the least, Captain Cook was a rather thorough going empiricist.


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Notice: many prompts in "English Speech Files" were adapted from the prompt files contained in the CMU_ARCTIC speech synthesis database, which were in turn derived from out-of-copyright texts from Project Gutenberg, by the FestVox project at the Language Technologies Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.