How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"part" is from "pars" (share), spoken by ancient people in central Italy around 700 B.C.
"of", spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
"speech" is from "spaec" (talk), spoken by people in England during 450-1100 A.D.
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Examples of how the word is used
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