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Speak

Speak[expr]
speaks a spoken representation of the expression expr.
  • Speak["string"] speaks the text in "string".
  • Speak[expr] works with mathematical expressions, programs, graphics and other constructs.
  • Speak[HoldForm[expr]] speaks the held form of expr, without evaluation.
  • Speak attempts to produce naturally worded speech rather than literal representations of expression structure.
  • Speak produces sound using your computer's operating system.
Speak a string of text:
Speak a mathematical expression:
Speak an unevaluated expression:
Create a button that speaks when clicked:
Make the second bar act as a button that speaks when clicked:
Speak a string of text:
In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
 
Speak a mathematical expression:
In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
 
Speak an unevaluated expression:
In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
 
Create a button that speaks when clicked:
In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=
 
Make the second bar act as a button that speaks when clicked:
In[1]:=
Click for copyable input
Out[1]=
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