Looking for #authentic audio with pauses, hesitations, ums and errs? 

Looking for #authentic audio with pauses, hesitations, ums and errs?  (e.g. read this rationale http://eltmaterialswriter.com/2013/12/03/a-request-for-more-umms-errs-and-what-i-mean-to-say-is/).

Want to help improve the #Lancaster interface to the #BNC audio #corpus ?

Sign up here http://bncweb.lancs.ac.uk/bncwebSignup. If you don’t get your automatic email authorization contact Sebastian Hoffman hoffmann at uni-trier dot de. Once signed up head on over to http://bncweb.lancs.ac.uk.

The 1st screenhot shows a keyword analysis comparing spoken BNC to whole BNC (spoken+written). Check those ers and erms 🙂

The second screenshot shows an example of searching for the word contract. The transcription is in pink at the top, then you see audio player and below the audio player is where you can give feedback on how aligned the audio is with the transcript.

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