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Engelsk udsagnsord: speak

1. speak (om kommunikation) express in speech


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningShe talks a lot of nonsense.
This depressed patient does not verbalize.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)mouth, talk, utter, verbalise, verbalize


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s PP


Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate


Mere specifikke termerbabble, bark, bay, begin, blab, blabber, blubber, blubber out, blunder, blunder out, blurt, blurt out, bumble, cackle, chant, chatter, chatter, clack, deliver, drone, drone on, ejaculate, enthuse, falter, gabble, generalise, generalize, gibber, gulp, hiss, inflect, intone, jabber, jaw, lip off, maunder, maunder, modulate, mouth off, mumble, murmur, mussitate, mutter, open up, palaver, peep, phonate, piffle, prate, prattle, present, rabbit on, rant, rasp, rattle on, rave, read, shoot one's mouth off, shout, sibilate, sing, siss, sizz, slur, snap, snarl, snivel, speak in tongues, speak up, spout, stammer, stutter, swallow, talk about, talk of, tattle, tittle-tattle, tone, tone, troll, twaddle, verbalise, verbalize, vocalise, vocalize, whiff, whine, whisper, yack, yack away, yap away


Udsagnsord med lignende betydningverbalise, verbalize

2. speak (om kommunikation) exchange thoughts; talk with


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningWe often talk business.
Actions talk louder than words.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)talk


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s.
Somebody ----s.
Something is ----ing PP.
Somebody ----s PP.
Somebody ----s to somebody


Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate


Mere specifikke termerbutterfly, carry on, chat up, cheek, continue, converse, coquet, coquette, dally, discourse, discourse, dish the dirt, dissertate, dogmatise, dogmatize, flirt, go on, gossip, hold forth, level, mash, monologuise, monologuize, orate, philander, pontificate, proceed, rap, romance, soliloquise, soliloquize, spiel, talk down, talk turkey

3. speak (om kommunikation) use language


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe baby talks already.
The prisoner won't speak.
They speak a strange dialect.


Eksempler på anvendelseSam and Sue speak


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)talk


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s something


Mindre specifikke termercommunicate, intercommunicate


Mere specifikke termerrun on, slang, smatter

4. speak (om kommunikation) give a speech to


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe chairman addressed the board of trustees.


Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)address


AnvendelsesmønsterSomebody ----s.
Somebody ----s somebody


Mere specifikke termerblaze away, harangue, keynote, memorialise, memorialize


Kan forårsagespeak, talk

5. speak (om opfattelse) make a characteristic or natural sound


Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe drums spoke.


AnvendelsesmønsterSomething ----s


Mindre specifikke termersound









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