Speech Quizzes & Trivia

Did you know that when we read we don’t actually cover the entire word in our mind? We use our past experiences to help us identify a word by the place of certain letters in that word, in order to read faster. Imagine if the same principle applied to speech. Would there be chaos because people register words differently, or would we discover that we could talk more in shorter periods of time? And, are we even interested in that?

Take these quizzes to find out more about the act of speech from questions like: “What other forms can the speech take?”, “What is the brain process by which we learn to speak?”, “What kinds of problems are some people confronted with in regards to speech?”, and “How does speech evolution occur across centuries?”

Reported or indirect speech is usually used to talk about the past, so we typically change the tense of the words spoken. If you are a student, then take this quiz to gauge your knowledge on the subject.

Questions: 9  |  Attempts: 13703   |  Last updated: Dec 18, 2019
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    Robert said, "I want to renew my domain."

Questions: 30  |  Attempts: 556   |  Last updated: Feb 19, 2013
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    In the 1850 Compromise, slavery in the Utah and New Territories was

This specific quiz is designed particularly for Speech Chapter 1 review for the English speech class. This topic forms the beginning of the study of English speech and hence, very important. Test your knowledge below.

Questions: 14  |  Attempts: 370   |  Last updated: Sep 26, 2017
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    An effective communicator is...

A quiz to help you with direct speech

Questions: 3  |  Attempts: 304   |  Last updated: Jul 30, 2011
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    What is direct speech ?

Questions: 46  |  Attempts: 280   |  Last updated: Jan 29, 2013
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    increasing your breathing rate, pumping your adrenaline, and blood rushing through your veins.

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True or False.A SLP does 1 comprehensive evaluation to assess a patients communication, cognitive, and swallowing abilities.
It should state "an" instead of "a" in the question format.A SLP does 1 comprehensive evaluation to assess a patients communication, cognitive, and swallowing abilities.
What does renew mean?
To renew means to make it new again. It can also mean to do something again and making it useful or as powerful as before. Usually objects from the past are making its popularity again today. That is why some people bring their vintage objects for ex
Why do emails bounce?
Camy wanted to know why her e-mails were bouncing back.
He asked me, Have you finished reading the newspaper?
He asked me if I had finished reading the newspaper.