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how to read an analysis report
Thread poster: infact
infact
Local time: 18:33
French to English
Jul 16, 2008

Hello all

I've never really analysed a file before and I'm wondering how to read the report.

Here's what i've got (i've removed the columns reporting the # of words and characters for simplicity):

Repetitions 1241 53%
100% 478 39%
95%-99% 8 1%
85%-94% 32 2%
75%-84% 26 3%
_0%-74% 32 1%
Total 1827

Now, what bugs me is the 1241.... How many segments are a 100% match? If I act logically there are only 478, but... what are the 1241? They fit no where...

Thanks so much for your help with this!!!!

cynthia


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Karen Stokes  Identity Verified
United Kingdom
Local time: 17:33
Member (2003)
French to English
Repetitions and matches Jul 17, 2008

Hi Cynthia,

Bear in mind that the 100% refers to segments with a 100% match against the TM you used for the analysis, whilst repetitions are segments repeated within the document itself, but which don't have a match in the current TM.

Hope this helps to clarify things.

Best,

Karen


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