spoken language


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Related to spoken language: written language, Spoken English
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Noun1.spoken language - (language) communication by word of mouthspoken language - (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
Translations

spoken language

n. lenguaje hablado.
References in classic literature ?
However much we may admire the orator's occasional bursts of eloquence, the noblest written words are commonly as far behind or above the fleeting spoken language as the firmament with its stars is behind the clouds.
org), a virtual connection point for families and professionals to improve outcomes for children who are deaf or hard of hearing through Listening and Spoken Language (LSL).
Emma said: "They have started going to nursery and are hearing sound and spoken language a lot more, so now they are using spoken and sign language at the same time.
Polish is the second most commonly spoken language in the UK, Hindi is the sixth most widely spoken language in the world and there are 406 million Spanish speakers worldwide.
Locke, a speech and language therapist, educational psychologist, teacher, and education consultant, outlines the spoken language teaching program One Step at a Time to develop children's spoken language in the early years and primary school through active use of spoken language in the classroom and differentiated teaching for all children in mainstream education.
24 ( ANI ): A new study has found that the brains of jazz musicians engrossed in spontaneous, improvisational musical conversation showed robust activation of brain areas traditionally associated with spoken language and syntax, which are used to interpret the structure of phrases and sentences.
The AG Bell Association, last Summer, announced the publication of: 101 Frequently Asked Questions About Auditory-Verbal Practice: Promoting Listening and Spoken Language for Children who are Deaf and Hard of Hearing and Their Families.
8220;Pediatric Audiologic Rehabilitation,” recently published by Thieme, presents evidence-based information on the clinical and educational management of children with hearing loss who are learning spoken language from infancy through adolescence.
Dissimilar ethnic status between caregivers contributed to depression and loneliness symptoms, while dissimilar spoken language contributed to conduct problems in the foster home.
Carnegie Speech offers spoken language training software.
The software operates without an Internet or phone connection, enabling users to understand a spoken language in locations without reliable phone/data connections.