<said> (speech or thought) indicates passages thought or spoken aloud, whether explicitly indicated in the source or not, whether directly or indirectly reported, whether by real people or fictional characters. [3.3.3 Quotation]
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Attributesatt.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.ascribed (@who)
aloudmay be used to indicate whether the quoted matter is regarded as having been vocalized or signed.
Status Optional
Datatype teidata.xTruthValue
Default unknown
DeprecatedThe value will no longer be a default after 2017-09-05
<p> Celia thought privately, <said aloud="false">Dorothea quite despises Sir James Chettam;
   I believe she would not accept him.</said> Celia felt that this was a pity.

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The value true indicates the encoded passage was expressed outwardly (whether spoken, signed, sung, screamed, chanted, etc.); the value false indicates that the encoded passage was thought, but not outwardly expressed.

directmay be used to indicate whether the quoted matter is regarded as direct or indirect speech.
Status Optional
Datatype teidata.xTruthValue
Default true

<!-- in the header --><editorialDecl>
 <quotation marks="none"/>
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<p> Tantripp had brought a card, and said that there was a gentleman waiting in the lobby.
The courier had told him that <said direct="false">only Mrs. Casaubon was at home</said>,
but he said <said direct="false">he was a relation of Mr. Casaubon's: would she see him?</said>

The value true indicates the speech or thought is represented directly; the value false that speech or thought is represented indirectly, e.g. by use of a marked verbal aspect.

Member of
Contained by
May contain
dictionaries: lang oRef oVar pRef pVar
gaiji: g
header: biblFull idno
iso-fs: fLib fs fvLib
textstructure: floatingText
verse: caesura rhyme
character data

<!-- in the header --><editorialDecl>
 <quotation marks="all"/>
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 <said>"Our minstrel here will warm the old man's heart with song, dazzle him with jewels and
   gold"</said>, a troublemaker simpered. <said>"He'll trample on the Duke's camellias, spill
   his wine, and blunt his sword, and say his name begins with X, and in the end the Duke
   will say, <said>'Take Saralinda, with my blessing, O lordly Prince of Rags and Tags, O
     rider of the sun!'</said>"</said>
 <said aloud="truerend="pre(“) post(”)">Hmmm</said>, said a small voice in his ear.
<said aloud="truerend="pre(“) post(”)">Difficult. Very difficult. Plenty of courage, I see.
   Not a bad mind either. there's talent, oh my goodness, yes — and a nice thirst to prove
   yourself, now that's interesting. … So where shall I put you?</said>
<p>Harry gripped the edges of the stool and thought, <said aloud="falserend="italic">Not
   Slytherin, not Slytherin</said>.</p>
Content model
 <macroRef key="macro.specialPara"/>
Schema Declaration
<rng:element name="said">
 <rng:ref name="att.global.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.rendition.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.linking.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.analytic.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.facs.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.change.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.responsibility.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.global.source.attributes"/>
 <rng:ref name="att.ascribed.attributes"/>
  <rng:attribute name="aloud"

   <rng:ref name="teidata.xTruthValue"/>
  <rng:attribute name="direct"

   <rng:ref name="teidata.xTruthValue"/>
 <rng:ref name="macro.specialPara"/>
element said
   attribute aloud { teidata.xTruthValue }?,
   attribute direct { teidata.xTruthValue }?,