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He began his speech by outlining his plans for the coming year.
The queen made a wonderful speech in reply.
She’s responsible for writing the president’s political speeches.
the king’s dying speech
That was quite a little speech you made.
A stroke can cause paralysis and difficulties with speech.
When she woke up, they realized that she had lost the power of speech.
tapes of recorded speech
a speech disorder/defect