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to leave a message / to leave one's comments / message
language / CL: 門|门, 種|种
HSK 4
to make a speech / statement / utterance / CL: 個|个
HSK 5
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words / speech / to say / to talk
rumor
HSK 6
spokesperson
declaration / manifesto
to be a spokesperson / to be an ambassador (for a brand) / to endorse
multilingual
expression of opinion / views / remarks / arguments
HSK 6
with regard to (preceding phrase)
romantic fiction
saying / famous remark
Classical Chinese
spokesperson
preface / forward / introduction
to say clearly / to argue clearly / to pronounce / pronounced
polyglot / many language
words / speech / (spoken) language
to speak / to tell
to put about (a story, plan, threat etc) / to let it be known (esp. of threat or malicious story) / to threaten
lie
generally speaking
to speak forthrightly / to talk bluntly
to predict / prophecy
HSK 6
admonition / exhortation / dictum / the biblical Book of Proverbs
the first Chinese dialect dictionary, edited by Yang Xiong 揚雄|扬雄 in 1st century, containing over 9000 characters
topolect / dialect
HSK 6
dissenting words
words from the bottom of one's heart
programming language
foreword / introduction
to pledge / to promise / oath / vow
production of speech
rumor / hearsay
in other words
rumor / gossip / to spread rumors
to remain silent / to have nothing to say
maxim
cross-language / polyglot
promise
verbal ability
linguistics
words and actions / what one says and what one does
fable / CL: 則|则
HSK 6
to talk to oneself / to think aloud / to soliloquize
spokesman
language training
freedom of speech
to declare / to state / (strong) suggestion
European language
to teach by words and example (idiom)
official language
to have heard what was said
in short / in a word / in brief
HSK 6
language laboratory
preface / introductory remarks / preamble / prelude
HSK 6
motto / slogan
gems of wisdom (idiom); priceless advice
to state clearly
true statement / incantation (translates Sanskrit: dharani 陀羅尼|陀罗尼)
the right of speech
variant of 言辭|言辞
hard to explain in a few words (idiom); complicated and not easy to express succinctly
Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU)
it goes without saying / it is self-evident
HSK 6
words of the deceased / last words of the dying / wisdom of past sages
thousands of words (idiom); having a lot of things to say / talking nonstop
Mo Yan (1955-), Chinese novelist, winner of 2012 Nobel Prize in Literature
guestbook
to state / to declare / pronouncement / declaration
comparatively speaking
(idiom) sweet words / sweet talk / cajolery
to return to the topic (idiom) / to get back to the main point
multilingual support
loyal advice / sincere advice
to assert / assertion
babbling nonsense (idiom); crazy and unfounded ravings / double Dutch
lit. fluently saying all one wants (idiom); to preach freely on one's favorite topic / to hold forth to one's heart's content
slip of the tongue / indiscretion / to blurt out a secret
to weigh up sb's words and observe their facial expression (idiom) / to discern what sb thinks from his body language
discourse / words / utterance / what one says / manner of speech
inexpressible (idiom)
language barrier / speech impediment
to describe / to put into words
complaint
to be left speechless / unable to respond
words / expression / what one says
in a nutshell / to put it briefly
to speak / words
to not say a word (idiom)
bold, visionary words
wordy / talkative
introduction / preamble
in a few words (idiom); expressed succinctly
to want to say sth but then hesitate
in simple terms / to put things simply / briefly
wise saying / words of wisdom
prophet
dumbstruck and unable to reply (idiom); left speechless / at a loss for words

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