英音 [spi:tʃ] 美音 [spitʃ]
the act of delivering a formal spoken communication to an audience;
"he listened to an address on minor Roman poets"
(language) communication by word of mouth;
"his speech was garbled"
"he uttered harsh language"
"he recorded the spoken language of the streets"
"he could hear them uttering merry speeches"
the exchange of spoken words;
"they were perfectly comfortable together without speech"
your characteristic style or manner of expressing yourself orally;
"his manner of speaking was quite abrupt"
"her speech was barren of southernisms"
"I detected a slight accent in his speech"
a lengthy rebuke;
"a good lecture was my father's idea of discipline"
"the teacher gave him a talking to"
words making up the dialogue of a play;
"the actor forgot his speech"
the mental faculty or power of vocal communication;
"language sets homo sapiens apart from all other animals"
speechify vi. 演说，演说似地说个不完;
speechless adj. 无言的;（因惊愕）一时语塞的;默然;无言以对;
speechmaker n. 演讲人，演说家;
speechwriter n. 演讲稿撰写人;
finger speech 指语，手语;
helium speech 氦语言;
budget speech 提出预算;
visible speech n. （用以教聋者说话的发音部位分解图）可见语言;
oesophageal speech 腹语;
reported speech n. 间接引语;
speech detector 语音检波器;
speech culture 言语修养;
clipped speech 削波语言;
speech chain 言语链;
curtain speech n. 剧终的幕前演说;
speech-to-speech conversion [医]语言对语言的转换;
speech noises [医]言语噪声;
speech bandwidth 语言带宽，言语带宽;
speech analyser 语言分析器;
Speech fluency [医]说话流畅;
vocoded speech [计] 声码式语音;
speech discrimination [医]言语识别;
Speech abnormality [医]说话异常;
speech therapist n. 语言治疗师;
speech difficulty [医]语言障碍;