the chance to speak
let him have his say
'say' - used as a verb
express in words
He said that he wanted to marry her
report or maintain
He said it was too late to intervene in the war
The registrar says that I owe the school money
express a supposition
Let us say that he did not tell the truth
Let's say you had a lot of money--what would you do?
have or contain a certain wording or form
What does the law say?
state as one's opinion or judgement; declare
I say let's forget this whole business
She said 'Hello' to everyone in the office
give instructions to or direct somebody to do something with authority
I said to him to go home
speak, pronounce, or utter in a certain way
I cannot say 'zip wire'
recite or repeat a fixed text
She said her 'Hail Mary'
communicate or express nonverbally
What does this painting say?
Did his face say anything about how he felt?
The clock says noon
1. Say / Plural
2. Say / Past
3. Say / Third Person
4. Say / Present Participle