speech communication


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Noun1.speech communication - (language) communication by word of mouthspeech communication - (language) communication by word of mouth; "his speech was garbled"; "he uttered harsh language"; "he recorded the spoken language of the streets"
language, linguistic communication - a systematic means of communicating by the use of sounds or conventional symbols; "he taught foreign languages"; "the language introduced is standard throughout the text"; "the speed with which a program can be executed depends on the language in which it is written"
auditory communication - communication that relies on hearing
words - the words that are spoken; "I listened to his words very closely"
orthoepy, pronunciation - the way a word or a language is customarily spoken; "the pronunciation of Chinese is difficult for foreigners"; "that is the correct pronunciation"
conversation - the use of speech for informal exchange of views or ideas or information etc.
give-and-take, discussion, word - an exchange of views on some topic; "we had a good discussion"; "we had a word or two about it"
locution, saying, expression - a word or phrase that particular people use in particular situations; "pardon the expression"
non-standard speech - speech that differs from the usual accepted, easily recognizable speech of native adult members of a speech community
idiolect - the language or speech of one individual at a particular period in life
monologue - a long utterance by one person (especially one that prevents others from participating in the conversation)
magic spell, magical spell, charm, spell - a verbal formula believed to have magical force; "he whispered a spell as he moved his hands"; "inscribed around its base is a charm in Balinese"
dictation - speech intended for reproduction in writing
monologue, soliloquy - speech you make to yourself
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Education: Altrui, born and raised in central Arkansas, earned a bachelor's degree in speech communication and rhetoric from Arkansas State University in Jonesboro in 2000 and a master's in speech communication and rhetoric from Colorado State University in 2003.
Utreach support service for pupils 5 16 years of age with high need speech communication difficulties is also included in the service.
Brief examples of real hybrid curricula, illustrated with b&w screenshots, are provided for courses in speech communication, biochemistry, paralegal studies, biomedical terminology, sociology, English composition, and business writing.
He earned his master's degree in speech communication at Portland State University and his bachelor's degree at the University of Washington.
James Arnt Aune, "Beyond Deconstruction: The Symbol and Social Reality," Southern Speech Communication Journal 48 (Spring 1983): 255-268.
HandySpeech is a voice output text to speech communication program designed for use by individuals with communication, speech or learning disabilities or autism.
He has completed various credit union management courses and is currently pursuing a bachelor's degree in speech communication.
Ohio, with an emphasis in speech communication and a minor in business management and marketing.
Ascom's DECT, IP DECT and VoWiFi systems combine on-site, text, data and speech communication facilities, with full HMI interfacing capabilities, plus lone worker personal alarm functions.
This paper will examine whether and how the concept of adaptation is relevant to the structural properties of speech communication.
ZEM combines a superior hearing protection with superior speech communication and convenience.
Using research from speech communication on the rhetoric of apologia, this essay analyzes Lane's attempts to answer four criticisms of his governorship: that he mistreated the Indians, that he failed to explore the region to find commodities valuable to Raleigh and his investors, that he was an incompetent military commander, and that he deserted the colony.