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He began his speech by outlining his plans for the coming year.
The queen made a wonderful speech in reply.
A stroke can cause paralysis and difficulties with speech.
When she woke up, they realized that she had lost the power of speech.
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dirty and sometimes untidy or smelling bad
a man … whose achievements may have been overestimated because he belonged to the gender and ethnic group … that was dominant at the timeadd a word
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