speak up (1)

This page is about the phrasal verb speak up (1).

Meaning: to speak louder

For example:

  • speak up I'm sorry, but I can't hear you. Would you mind speaking up a bit, please?

  • speak up If you can't hear her, just ask her to speak up a little.

Quick Quiz:

We asked him to speak up a little because he was

a. speaking too softly

b. speaking too loudly

c. speaking too much

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Contributor: Matt Errey