The purpose of the Ah-Counter is to note any overused words or filler sounds used as a crutch by anyone who speaks during the meeting. NOTE this is often merged with the Grammarian Role
The main responsibilities of the Evaluator are:
Practice your introduction to ensure that your are comfortable with explaining the role and why it is important.
Keep an eye on the clock to make sure you can keep within the allotted time.
Listen carefully to each speaker’s presentation, keeping a ear out for repeated used words, or sounds.
Record overlong pauses, overused words and filler sounds relied upon too often by all speakers. Examples include: and, but, so, you know, ah, um
This is a purely factual report of repeatedly used words or sounds.