It happens. It has happened to you. It has happened to me.
I have produced a video on this. Forewarned is forearmed.
This deals with Nuance’s NaturallySpeaking Version 13, Premium edition. It is a good program (1) when it works, and (2) when you have a professional proofreader. I have the second.
I cannot train it to recognize the words “Iran” and “Iraq,” no matter how many times I try. But other than this sort of thing — occasional tone deafness — which will be fixed by version 25, it’s pretty good.
What I needed was this. Who would have known?