Last modified on 3 April 2014, at 22:30

Talk:speaking

Return to "speaking" page.

This article does not list a good example of using prepositions with "speaking". I was speaking to her. OR I was speaking with her. What's correct?

They are usually both correct, and equivalent. However, if you're speaking "with" her, she is replying. If "to" her, she might be silent. Equinox 15:21, 15 February 2012 (UTC)

On the phone: "Is that X?" "Speaking."Edit

I wonder whether this very conventional form deserves a mention. Equinox 22:30, 3 April 2014 (UTC)