speak 發表演說 speak in public 在公開場合演說
speak+語言 speak Mandarin 說中文
speak ill of 人 ～說人壞話 She speaks ill of her teacher.
Generally speaking一般說來 Generally speaking, everyone in Taiwan can speak Chinese.
talk ove r討論
talk nonsense 胡說
speak to/with =talk to/with
talk about = speak about
1.主詞+say+that....... He said that he was busy.
2.比方說 Can you come here, say , on Friday?
3.錶/鐘幾點 His watch says 5 o’clock. The clock says 8 o’clock.
4.誦讀 He always says prayers before meals.
5.say事情about人 He said something good about you.
6.用於直接敘述句 He said ,’’ Don’t cheat in the test.”
7.that is to say 那就是說
8.to say nothing of 更不用說 He can’t speak Chinese, to say nothing of Taiwanese.
9.strange to say 說來奇怪 Strange to say, he didn’t go home last night.
10.What do you say to Ving認為...如何 What do you say to going to the movies?
11. It goes without saying that....不用說=Needless to say ,.........
It goes without saying that we must keep up with the latest information.
1.tell+受詞+子句 : He told me that he loved me.
2.tell+受詞+to V : He told me to clean the room.
3.tell+受詞1+受詞2：He told me many stories.
4.tell....from區別：tell right from wrong明辨是非
5.tell a lie說謊
6.tell the truth說實話
7.tell....apart分辨：I can’t tell them apart.我無法分辨他們。
8.tell the time看時間：Can the boy tell the time?這男孩會看時間嗎？
9.tell one’s fortune算命
10.Time will tell.時間會證明一切