Pauses synthesis in progress at a given boundary.
- macOS 10.5+
Boundary at which to pause speech. The supported bound types are listed in
Pass the constant
NSSpeech to pause immediately, even in the middle of a word. Pass
NSSpeech to pause speech at the end of the current word or sentence, respectively.
You can determine whether your application has paused a synthesizer's speech output by obtaining the
NSSpeech property through the
object method. While a synthesizer is paused, the speech status information indicates that
NSSpeech are both
If the end of the string being spoken is reached before the specified pause point, speech output pauses at the end of the string.