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by dibdin
Sun Dec 20, 2020 4:47 pm
Forum: Audacity in Education
Topic: Audacity as language tool
Replies: 8
Views: 794

Re: Audacity as language tool

but can't you just:
yes, and that will do for now, I started looking at what making an add-on involved and balked at the work!

thanks
by dibdin
Sun Dec 20, 2020 12:39 pm
Forum: Audacity in Education
Topic: Audacity as language tool
Replies: 8
Views: 794

Re: Audacity as language tool

Thanks all, I think I have got as far as I can with Audacity as it stands. It's capable of doing all I wished for in the top post BUT at a time cost to set each word up and more importantly the distraction of the process. My perfect solution would be to highlight a word from the mp3 file (typically ...
by dibdin
Sat Dec 19, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Audacity in Education
Topic: Audacity as language tool
Replies: 8
Views: 794

Re: Audacity as language tool

Thanks for reply,

Leave aside for the moment which is preferable for comparison, spectral or waveform.

My question comes down to -- can I add another track for microphone input independant of the the first track
( as indicated in the mockup pic of original post).
by dibdin
Fri Dec 18, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Audacity in Education
Topic: Audacity as language tool
Replies: 8
Views: 794

Audacity as language tool

A. Students are to listen to a 20min foreign language podcast (mp3) in track 1 B. Pick a word or short phrase, mark it as a loop with a delay and listen to it. C. Open track 2 and record the phrase, shift it till it aligns with track 1, visually compare. Repeat as necessary. D. Go to next phrase. No...