Meaning of CONNECTED in English

CONNECTED

adjective

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ NOUN

speech

It is good for developing fluency and for practising naturalness in connected speech .

The actual lengths of sounds in connected speech vary greatly.

Words spoken in connected speech often sound different than when spoken in isolation.

The evaluation runs mentioned above indicate that the results with mid-class representations do not hold for connected speech .

PHRASES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

closely related/connected/associated etc

Cuvier noticed that the most recently extinct creatures such as the mammoth were closely related to living species.

However, a further ten shared elements show whales to be closely related to hippopotami.

It is not isolated but closely connected with contemporary movements.

Perhaps even more than is usual in the social sciences, theory is closely related to practice.

Power strategies are closely related to power bases.

The men are often in the home, doing work closely associated with women in most societies.

These enormous structures vary with age and are closely related to the dominance of their owners in the hierarchy.

This is closely related to item 3 above.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

a politically connected businessman

Police are investigating whether the three shootings are connected .

The two continents were once connected .

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

It is, nevertheless, possible for the application back end to which CLE-I is connected to override this ordering.

Soot was first connected with cancer by a London doctor in 1774.

The evaluation runs mentioned above indicate that the results with mid-class representations do not hold for connected speech.

Their tracks met those of the company end on but were not connected .

Whiter illustrates his point by showing how the conditions of Elizabethan dramatic presentation reinforced the use of certain repeatedly connected images.

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