Definition: Speak

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Statistics

  • Length: 5 characters
  • Syllables: 1

Results for word: Speak

Grammatical Information:
  • Irregular verb- like WAKE/WOKE/WOKEN
  • A verb describes an action or a state
  • A verb can include information about the duration, time of the action or state, the people involved and whether it is habitual, complete or not
  • Irregular Verb- Base Form

Lexical Information:
  • In the top 2,000 words in the Brown Corpus
  • This is a core verb in the BLC (Business Letter Corpus)
  • Common word- this is one of the thousand words most frequently used in English.
  • One of the 100 commonest verbs in English
  • A list of about 3,000 words defined as easy for the Dale-Chall Readability Formula

Similar Words (using 'speak' as word stem):

'speak' + Suffix

speakable, speakeasies, speakeasy, speaker, speakers, speaking, speakings, speaks,