HTML DOM Window speechSynthesis property

The speechSynthesis property returns a SpeechSynthesis object, which is the entry point into using Web Speech API speech synthesis functionality and can be further used.

Syntax:

var speech = window.speechSynthesis;

Return Value: A SpeechSynthesis Object.

Example: This example shows how to get the SpeechSynthesis Object using this object.

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<!DOCTYPE HTML> 
<html>  
<head>
    <meta charset="UTF-8">
    <title>window speechSynthesis property</title>
</head>   
<body style="text-align:center;">
    <h1 style="color:green;">  
     GeeksforGeeks
    </h1
    <p
    HTML | window speechSynthesis property
    </p>
  
    <button onclick = "Geeks()">
    Click Here
    </button>
    <p id="a"></p>
    <script
        var a = document.getElementById("a");
        function Geeks(){
            a.innerHTML += "paused : " +
 window.speechSynthesis.paused + `<br>`;
            a.innerHTML += "pending : " +
 window.speechSynthesis.pending + `<br>`;
            a.innerHTML += "paused : " +
 window.speechSynthesis.speaking + `<br>`;
            console.log(window.speechSynthesis)
}
  </script
</body>   
</html>

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After Clicking Button: 

In console:

Supported Browsers:

  • Google Chrome
  • Safari
  • Firefox
  • Opera
  • Edge

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