sleep talking

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Noun1.sleep talking - uttering speech while asleepsleep talking - uttering speech while asleep  
sleeping - the suspension of consciousness and decrease in metabolic rate
unconscious process, process - a mental process that you are not directly aware of; "the process of denial"
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To cover up for the fact that he's caught sleep talking about the murder, he tells Mel that he used to be in the army.
"What we now know is that sleep talking is very similar to talking awake, in terms of correct grammar, with subordinate sentences, and silence for other[s] to answer, as in awake turn of speech,' Dr Arnulf toldMNT.
I don't think it has much to do with the languages crammed in my head; it's just the way I express myself when I'm sleep talking. I've never heard a recording but I've heard people say that they don't know what language I'm speaking when I'm sleep talking.
"The Awakened Dreamer" explores dreams and sleep phenomena of all kinds, including: Recurring Dreams; Prophetic Dreams; Teaching Dreams; Visitation Dreams; Lucid Dreams; Nightmare's; Daydreams; Sleep Walking; Sleep Talking. "The Awakened Dreamer" also provides approachable exercises, guided meditations, example dreams, and instructions for creating a personalized symbol guide.
During sleep, the parents reported sweating, nightmares, sleepwalking, sleep talking, screams, kicking, and getting out of the bed.
Due to sleep issues, the pregnant women may experience nightmares, sleep talking and/or sleep walking.
But Emma is alarmed to hear that she has been sleep talking.
But Emma is alarmed to hear that she has been sleep talking. Will she give the game away as she slumbers?
Jones - who had claimed that previous shouting at his neighbour at night was when he was sleep talking - was yesterday fined PS120 with PS80 compensation, with PS85 costs and a PS30 surcharge.
"He was obsessed with computers, to the point he would send me to sleep talking about them.
It also records snoring, sleep talking or any other noise/sound.