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#!/usr/bin/env python3
# NOTE: this example requires PyAudio because it uses the Microphone class
import speech_recognition as sr
# obtain audio from the microphone
r = sr.Recognizer()
with sr.Microphone() as source:
r.adjust_for_ambient_noise(source) # listen for 1 second to calibrate the energy threshold for ambient noise levels
print("Say something!")
audio = r.listen(source)
# recognize speech using Google Speech Recognition
# for testing purposes, we're just using the default API key
# to use another API key, use `r.recognize_google(audio, key="GOOGLE_SPEECH_RECOGNITION_API_KEY")`
# instead of `r.recognize_google(audio)`
print("Google Speech Recognition thinks you said " + r.recognize_google(audio))
except sr.UnknownValueError:
print("Google Speech Recognition could not understand audio")
except sr.RequestError as e:
print("Could not request results from Google Speech Recognition service; {0}".format(e))