The Speak element

    You can use the Speak element to read out text as speech to the caller. It’s useful for communicating dynamic text that cannot be prerecorded.

    Attributes

    voice string

    The tone to be used for reading out the text.

    Allowed values: WOMAN, MAN
    Defaults to WOMAN.

    language string

    Language used to read out the text.

    Allowed values: See the table “Supported voices and languages” below.

    Defaults to en-US.

    loop integer

    Specifies number of times to speak out the text. If value set to 0, speaks indefinitely.

    Allowed values: integer >= 0 (0 indicates a continuous loop)
    Defaults to 1.

    Supported voices and languages

    Danish value: da-DK
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — no
    Dutch value: nl-NL
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    English — Australian value: en-AU
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    English — British value: en-GB
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    English — USA value: en-US
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    French value: fr-FR
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    French — Canadian value: fr-CA
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — no
    German value: de-DE
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Italian value: it-IT
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Polish value: pl-PL
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Portuguese value: pt-PT
    • Woman — no
    • Man — yes
    Portuguese — Brazilian value: pt-BR
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Russian value: ru-RU
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — no
    Spanish value: es-ES
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Spanish — USA value: es-US
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — yes
    Swedish value: sv-SE
    • Woman — yes
    • Man — no