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Engelsk navneord: speech

1. speech (om kommunikation) the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe listened to an address on minor Roman poets.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)address

Mindre specifikke termerspeech act

Mere specifikke termerallocution, colloquium, discourse, dithyramb, impromptu, inaugural, inaugural address, lecture, litany, oral presentation, oratory, preaching, public lecture, public speaking, sermon, speaking, speechmaking, talk

Eksempler på forekomster af mere specifikke termerGettysburg Address

Omfatter disse specifikke termerbody, close, closing, conclusion, end, ending, introduction

2. speech (om kommunikation) (language) communication by word of mouth

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis speech was garbled.
He uttered harsh language.
He recorded the spoken language of the streets.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)language, oral communication, speech communication, spoken communication, spoken language, voice communication

Mindre specifikke termerauditory communication

Mere specifikke termercharm, conversation, dictation, discussion, expression, give-and-take, idiolect, locution, magic spell, magical spell, monologue, monologue, non-standard speech, orthoepy, pronunciation, saying, soliloquy, spell, word, words

Overordnet emneområdelanguage, linguistic communication

3. speech (om kommunikation) something spoken

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHe could hear them uttering merry speeches.

Mindre specifikke termerutterance, vocalization

4. speech (om kommunikation) the exchange of spoken words

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThey were perfectly comfortable together without speech.

Mindre specifikke termerspeaking, speech production

5. speech (om kommunikation) your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningHis manner of speaking was quite abrupt.
Her speech was barren of southernisms.
I detected a slight accent in his speech.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)delivery, manner of speaking

Mindre specifikke termerexpressive style, style

Mere specifikke termeraddress, catch, elocution, inflection, inflection, modulation, prosody, shibboleth, tone, tone of voice, tongue

Omfatter disse overordnede termerparalanguage, paralinguistic communication

6. speech (om kommunikation) a lengthy rebuke

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningA good lecture was my father's idea of discipline.
The teacher gave him a talking to.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)lecture, talking to

Mindre specifikke termerrebuke, reprehension, reprimand, reproof, reproval

Mere specifikke termercurtain lecture, preaching, sermon

7. speech (om kommunikation) words making up the dialogue of a play

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningThe actor forgot his speech.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)actor's line, words

Mindre specifikke termerline

Mere specifikke termeraside, cue, monologue, soliloquy, throwaway

Omfatter disse overordnede termerdialog, dialogue

8. speech (om erkendelse) the mental faculty or power of vocal communication

Eksempler med tilsvarende betydningLanguage sets homo sapiens apart from all other animals.

Termer med samme betydning (synonymer)language

Mindre specifikke termerfaculty, mental faculty, module

Omfatter disse specifikke termerlexicon, lexis, mental lexicon, vocabulary

Indenfor samme emneområdeverbalise, verbalize

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