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Table 4 Percent of pauses events denoting full stops and commas for each speaker (P presentations/orations, T translation, R radio interviews)

From: Structure of pauses in speech in the context of speaker verification and classification of speech type

  Full stops Commas
Recordings n_p. s_p. f_p. b_p. n_p, s_p, f_p, b_p,
P1_5 12 65 24 0 38 49 18 0
P2_5 4 23 73 0 40 45 15 0
P3_3 7 93 0 0 38 63 0 0
P4_1 18 18 0 64 67 17 0 17
P5_2 40 0 20 40 64 9 0 27
P6_1 0 13 13 75 70 20 0 10
P7_1 0 25 25 50 43 21 7 29
P8_1 0 14 29 57 67 17 0 17
P9_1 0 0 67 33 64 18 18 0
P10_1 25 25 25 25 48 43 5 5
P11_5 3 45 0 52 12 22 0 67
P12_4 33 25 3 40 56 24 1 18
Type P 14 34 20 32 44 34 7 16
T1_1 57 14 0 29 71 29 0 0
T2_1 25 25 25 25 57 0 14 29
T3_1 38 50 0 13 75 25 0 0
T4_1 0 45 0 55 38 13 0 50
T5_1 50 13 0 38 63 0 13 25
T6_5 19 13 16 53 51 23 2 25
T7_5 67 6 6 22 49 27 2 22
T8_5 0 25 4 71 28 28 4 40
T9_2 0 33 11 56 38 8 0 54
T10_4 30 19 15 37 61 18 2 18
T11_1 40 0 0 60 46 15 0 38
T12_2 18 12 0 71 32 16 16 37
Type T 25 20 8 47 49 20 4 27
R1_10 47 14 3 36 63 20 2 15
R2_10 12 11 25 53 45 13 18 24
R3_10 36 4 22 39 69 4 14 14
R4_10 30 11 32 27 63 5 9 23
R5_10 33 16 41 10 61 17 11 12
R6_10 44 0 43 14 73 12 8 8
Type R 34 9 17 40 62 12 13 13
All speakers 23 (20) 22 (21) 17 (19) 38 (22) 53 (15) 21 (14) 6 (7) 21 (17)