What does it mean to speak wisely

speak

origin

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Speak Middle High German, Old High German sprehhan, origin not clear, originally maybe onomatopoeic

grammar

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strong verb; Perfect formation with "has"

Present

indicativeSubjunctive Iimperative
SingularI speakI speak–
you speakyou speak speak!
he / she / it speakshe / she / it is speaking–
PluralWe speakWe speak–
you talkyou speak speak!
you speakyou speak–

preterite

indicativeFuture
SingularI spokei speak
you spokeyou speak, speak
he / she / it spokehe / she / it would speak
Pluralwe spokewe talk
you spokeyou speak, speak
they spokethey speak
Past participle speaking
Past participle spoken
Infinitive with to to speak

Did you know?

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  • This word is part of the vocabulary of the Goethe Certificate B1.

pronunciation

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Emphasis
speakechen
Phonetic spelling
🔉 [ˈʃprɛçn̩]