Chinese translation of 'speak'
Word forms:pt spoke
Word forms:pp spoken
⇒ They both spoke English.
他们两个都讲英语。(Tāmen liǎng gè dōu jiǎng Yīngyǔ.)
to speak the truth
⇒ Simon opened his mouth to speak.
西蒙开口讲话了。(Xīméng kāikǒu jiǎnghuà le.)
- (= make a speech)
⇒ The Prime Minister spoke to the nation on television.
总理在电视上向全国人民作演说。(Zǒnglǐ zài diànshì shang xiàng quánguó rénmín zuò yǎnshuō.)they're not speaking
他们(們)不再讲(講)话(話)了(tāmen bùzài jiǎnghuà le)she's not speaking to me
她不再和我讲(講)话(話)了(tā bùzài hé wǒ jiǎnghuà le)to speak of or about sb/sth
提到某人/某事(tídào mǒurén/mǒushì)to speak to sb about sth
和某人谈(談)某事(hé mǒurén tán mǒushì)to speak well or highly of sb
赞(讚)扬(揚)某人(zànyáng mǒurén)to speak ill of sb
说(說)某人的坏(壞)话(話)(shuō mǒurén de huàihuà)no food/money to speak of
不值一提的食物/金钱(錢)(bù zhí yī tí de shíwù/jīnqián)so to speak
也就是说(說)(yě jiùshì shuō)generally/technically etc speaking
总(總)的/从(從)技术(術)上等来(來)说(說)(zǒng de/cóng jìshù shang děng lái shuō)speaking of ...
提到 ...(tídào ... )speaking as a parent/teacher, ...
作为(為)家长(長)/老师(師)来(來)说(說) ...(zuòwéi jiāzhǎng/lǎoshī lái shuō ... )
'speak' in Other Languages
British English: speak /spiːk/ VERB
When you speak, you use your voice in order to say something.
He tried to speak, but she interrupted him.
Then I spoke these words.
- American English: speak
- Arabic: يَتَكَلَّمُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: falar
- Chinese: 发言
- Croatian: govoriti
- Czech: mluvit
- Danish: tale
- Dutch: spreken
- European Spanish: hablar
- Finnish: puhua
- French: parler
- German: sprechen
- Greek: μιλώ
- Italian: parlare
- Japanese: 話す
- Korean: 말하다
- Norwegian: snakke
- Polish: powiedzieć
- European Portuguese: falar
- Romanian: a vorbi
- Russian: говорить
- Spanish: hablar
- Swedish: tala
- Thai: พูด
- Turkish: konuşmak
- Ukrainian: говорити
- Vietnamese: nói
Translation of speak from the Collins English to Chinese Dictionary