Instance Property

speaking

A Boolean value that indicates whether the synthesizer is speaking.

Declaration

@property(nonatomic, readonly, getter=isSpeaking) BOOL speaking;

Discussion

Returns YES if the synthesizer is speaking or has utterances enqueued to speak, even if it is currently paused. Returns NO if the synthesizer has finished speaking all utterances in its queue or if it has not yet been given an utterance to speak.

See Also

Controlling Speech Synthesis

- continueSpeaking

Continues speech from the point at which it left off.

- pauseSpeakingAtBoundary:

Pauses speech at the specified boundary constraint.

paused

A Boolean value that indicates whether speech has been paused.

- stopSpeakingAtBoundary:

Stops all speech at the specified boundary constraint.