Lesson goal: Make the computer speak with different speeds

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In a previous lesson,you learned how to display text on the screen.

Using the same idea, let's have the computer speak our text!

We have a function called say that works like this:

say("your message here")
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Now you try. Use the say statement and have the computer speak some messages. Be sure to put your message in double quotes.

Type your code here:


See your results here:

Show a friend, family member, or teacher what you've done!

Here is a share link to your code:

Does your code work? Want to run it on your iPhone?

Here's your code:

  1. Use [Control]-[C] (Windows) or [⌘]-[C] (MacOS) to copy your code.

  2. Paste it using [Control]-[V] (Windows) or [⌘]-[V] (MacOS) into this page

  3. Then click the "Use on iPhone" button that you'll see.