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Way With Words has an exciting language opportunity for you!

We are looking for Scottish-English speakers to do guided, unscripted call recordings. The purpose of this project is to collect voice data in order to assist with developing speech recognition technology.

You will need

  • Headphones with a built-in microphone;
  • Computer/laptop (no mobile phones may be used for recordings);
  • Stable internet connection.

Further details

  • Free to participate (no license fees for software or application fee);
  • 2 people per call (Agent and Caller);
  • Anonymous (no real names or personal information used);
  • Guided, unscripted scenarios (a guide and keywords will be provided);
  • Rate of US$ 0.35 per recorded minute.

Please note: No personal information will be disclosed (you will use fictional names/company names) and recordings will not be made publicly available.

How To Apply

If interested, please send a clear voice recording of yourself (no longer than 60 seconds) containing the following information: name, age, occupation, where you live and what you like most about your town to: project_sco@waywithwords.net

Please include the words “Scottish Recordings” in the subject line in order to be considered.

Should your application be successful we will send you an email with further information.

We look forward to hearing from you!