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(RQ:Shakespeare Merchant of Venice)
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2016, VOA Learning English (public domain)
- Let’s go to my office and talk. ― I like to talk with you, Ms. Weaver.
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To discuss; to talk about.
To speak (a certain language).
To confess, especially implicating others.
To criticize someone for something of which one is guilty oneself.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp) They talk of you as if you were Croesus—and I expect the beggars sponge on you unconscionably.” And Vickers launched forth into a tirade very different from his platform utterances. He spoke with extreme contempt of the dense stupidity exhibited on all occasions by the working classes.
(RQ:Maxwell Mirror and the Lamp)Never before had he felt such repulsion when the vicar displayed his characteristic bluntness or coarseness of speech. In the present connection—or rather as a transition from the subject that started their conversation—such talk had been distressingly out of place.
; often qualified by a following (m) A major topic of social discussion.
''Have you had the talk with Jay yet?''
2012, Crystal McCrary, ''Inspiration: Profiles of Black Women Changing Our World'' (ISBN):
- Later, I made sure to have the talk with my son about being a black boy, (..)
2016, Jim Wallis, ''America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege, and the Bridge'' (ISBN):
- The TalkAll the black parents I have ever spoken to have had “the talk” with their sons and daughters. “The talk” is a conversation about how to behave and not to behave with police.
2016, Stuart Scott, Larry Platt, ''Every Day I Fight'' (ISBN), page 36:
- Now, I was a black man in the South, and my folks had had “the talk” with me. No, not the one about the birds and bees. This one is about the black man and the police.
Empty boasting, promises or claims.
''The leaders of the G8 nations are currently in talks over nuclear weapons.''
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