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English definition of “talk”


verb [I] (DISCUSS)    /tɔːk/ US  /tɑːk/
B2 to discuss something with someone, often to try to find a solution to a disagreement : The two sides have agreed to talk. talk business, politics, etc. C1 to discuss a particular subject : Whenever they're together, they talk politics .Debate and discussion Grammar:Speak or talk?Grammar:Speak and talk: usesThe verbs speak and talk both generally mean ‘say words’, but there are some small differences in how they are used. Speak is more formal than talk.Grammar:Speak and talk with prepositionsWe usually use to after speak and talk. In more formal situations, people sometimes use with:
(Definition of talk verb (DISCUSS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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