- 談到; 說明; 意味著
- 1. 談到; 說明; 意味著 The book speaks of the writer's childhood. 這本書講到作者的童年。 Everything at the party spoke of careful planning. 宴會上的一切都說明計劃周到。
談到; 說明; 意味著
- 讚美 Everyone that knows him speaks well of him. 知道他的人都說他好。
- 值得一提的 There were some minerals in the sample, but not enough to speak of. 這個樣中含有些礦物質, 但是微不足道。
- 值得一提的 It is nothing to speak of. 那不值得一提。
Speaking of which主要用在口語。使用的情況是說話者前面一段話提到某個人... said the government will raise income tax this year. Speaking of which, I should file my tax return soon!聽說政府今年要...
第一個例子是合理的，speaking of後面引導的部分是當作一個獨立分詞構句來使用。 speaking... merits a second thought if we speak of the successful future those extra classes might bring about...
... person just mentioned has appeared, as in Why, speak of the devil—there's Jeannie. （例句）This expression is a...