How to Pronounce Quote: Learn how to pronounce Quote in English correctly

March 16, 2013 Single Word Pronunciation

Learn how to say Quote correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word quote:

[with object]
1repeat or copy out (words from a text or speech written or spoken by another person):
I realized she was quoting passages from Shakespeare
[no object]:
he quoted from the scriptures
repeat a statement by (someone):
a military spokesman was quoted as saying that the border was now quiet
mention or refer to (someone or something) to provide evidence or authority for a statement or opinion:
the examples quoted above could be multiplied from case studies from all over England
(quote someone/thing as) put forward or describe someone or something as being:
heavy teaching loads are often quoted as a bad influence on research
2give someone (the estimated price of a job or service):
[with two objects]:
a garage quoted him £30
(quote someone/thing at/as) name at (specified odds):
he is quoted as 9-2 favourite to score the first goal of the match
3 Stock Exchange give (a company) a quotation or listing on a stock exchange:
a British conglomerate quoted on the London Stock Exchange
1a quotation from a text or speech:
a quote from Wordsworth
2a quotation giving the estimated cost for a particular job or service:
quotes from different insurance companies
Stock Exchange a price offered by a market-maker for the sale or purchase of a stock or other security:
quotes for North Sea Brent were rising
3 Stock Exchange a quotation or listing of a company on a stock exchange.
4 (quotes) quotation marks:
use double quotes around precise phrases you wish to search for