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    talking in sleep

    Last night my husband was talking in his sleep. He kept saying a word over and over. It sounded as if he was working on a crossword puzzle. I told myself not to forget it because I thought it was so funny, but of course I cannot remember what the word was. It started with an "S" and for some reason I thought it related to something when you read...not the introduction, prelude, but something like that. Is there a word that begins with the letter "S" that may relate to reading something?

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    Re: talking in sleep

    skim (through a book...)?


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    #3

    Re: talking in sleep

    oh that is a good one...but no. It was a longer word...


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    Re: talking in sleep

    The only thing that comes to my mind is ''subvocalisation''.
    You should've written it down!!!

    If this is not the word, try to remember anything else that might help...
    Last edited by Jason72; 20-Jun-2007 at 23:17.

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    Re: talking in sleep

    symposium?


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    #6

    Re: talking in sleep

    man, you guys are good!!! still not it though...i will try and think of more clues...

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    #7

    Re: talking in sleep

    you mentioned introduction and prelude is it synopsis ?


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    Re: talking in sleep

    hmm...now that could be it. i am not positive, but that is definitly the closest thing so far...i thought when i heard it i would know for sure, but im not. It still could be the winner though!

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