Percent Number Tones Correct (PNTC)

The Percent Nubmer Tones Correct (PNTC) analysis will calculate the percentage of syllables with correctly produced tones in the sampled data. To review how tone numbers are specified in Phon please see Tone Number.

Data Preparation

Session data is queried by word for each IPA Target and IPA Actual tuple. Proper syllabification and phone alignment is required for accurate results. All participants should have unique names/identification numbers and a speaker should be assigned to all records.

PNTC Calculation

PNTC is calculated using the following equation:

Report Outline

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  • Percent Number Tones Correct (PNTC)

    • Summary

      • All Participants

      • Tonal Patterns
      • IPA Patterns

    • Participant 1
      • Summary
      • Tonal Patterns
      • IPA Patterns
    • … (for each selected participant)
    • Listing (All Results)