Masih banyak orang yang belum mengetahui perbedaan complete dan intelligent verbatim. Salah satunya karena ada berbagai Istilah yang digunakan. Ada yang membedakan dengan sebutan verbatim – intelligent verbatim, full transcript – verbatim transcript, paraphrased transcript – verbatim transcript, simple transcript – detailed transcript, dll. Berikut ini kami berikan sedikit penjelasan.

Verbatim Intelligent Verbatim Edited
Include:Exclude:Exclude:
All ums and ersAll ums and ers unless the ‘Er’ is at the of a sentence and is followed by a long pauseAll ums and ers
All fillers such as ‘you know’, ‘know what I mean?’All fillers such as ‘you know’, ‘know what I mean?’All fillers such as ‘you know’, ‘know what I mean?’
All repeated wordsAll repeated words unless repeated for emphasis e.g. I never, never swim more than 64 lengthsAll repeated words
All stutters and stammers (but only a maximum of three repeats for each e.g. ‘I st, st, st, started saying …’All stutters and stammersAll stutters and stammers
All ‘non-standard language’ e.g. ain’t, ’cause.Include all ‘non-standard language’ e.g. ain’t, ’cause.All ‘non-standard language’ e.g. ain’t, ’cause.
Only include throat clearing, coughing, details of interruptions etc. if required by clientThroat clearing, coughing, details of interruptions etc.Do tidy up sentences in order to improve grammar or flow.

Sumber: www.penguin-transcription.co.uk/verbatim.html