||The content can be read aloud
||Focus on the beginning of a paragraph or a sentence and initiate reading with text-to-speech using a feature of the reading system.
||By pressing the ear shaped button at the bottom right of the screen the media controls are shown. Now there is a play/pause button in the middle of the bar at the bottom of the window. The reading position is shown as a yellow highlight, and this can be changed with a mouse click.
||Stop and resume reading
||Initiate reading from any point in the book. Stop Read Aloud and note the last read position. Initiate reading again using the Read Aloud feature and check if reading starts at the last read location.
||Pause and resume works as expected. Whilst reading is active the text to be read can be controlled with a mouse click, allowing the user to skip back or forward.
||The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user
||The Read Aloud feature should continue until interrupted by the user, keeping the text being spoken in view.
||The pages turn automatically to keep the text being read in view.
||All text should be read in the proper order
||Sample text has been provided below to test the reading order. The Paragraph 2 should be read after Paragraph 1 by the Read Aloud feature. Note that visually Paragraph 2 is placed to the left of Paragraph 1 but it is second in the reading order.
||The text is read in the correct order.
||Change Read Aloud reading speed
||It should be possible to adjust (increase/decrease) the speed of reading.
||The playback rate can be adjusted with a control at the bottom of the screen and also in the settings.
||Text to Speech handles punctuations and document structure appropriately
||When Read Aloud is activated, there should be slight pauses after headings, list items etc., rather than reading as if it is one continuous section of text.
||The text to speech paused in the appropriate places.
||Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud
||Check if the Text is emphasised as it is spoken by read aloud.
||The sentence being spoken is highlighted.
||The emphasis or highlight colour can be changed
||Activate Read Aloud feature as described in the previous test. Change the colour of emphasis or visual highlight of the text being read aloud using any feature available in the reading system or the operating system. The users should have a choice of different colours for text highlighting.
||The text highlight color can be selected in settings from a choice of yellow, red, green or blue.