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Hi Friends,

I want to speak [to/with] you?

--which one is correct and what is the difference??

Thanks in advance
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Hi Pravinth,

Both of them are correct. "Speak to" suggests the conversation is one way.
The listener just listens to what the speaker is saying.

On the other hand, "Speak with" suggests the conversation is two way.
Both the listener and speaker talk to each other.

I want to speak to you. - You just want to convey your message to the listener.
I want to speak with you. - You want to convey your message to the listener, and also want the listener to talk to you.
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Thank You Rish,

Thanks the reply is good-i understand it now!

Thank You!
You are welcome, Pravinth.
Good and correct explanation. I endorse this.

Amit
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i think it is [with]
rishonlyHi Pravinth,Both of them are correct. "Speak to" suggests the conversation is one way. i.e. the listener just listens what the speaker is saying. On the other hand, "Speak with" suggests the conversation is two way. i.e. both the listener and speaker talk to each other. I want to speak to you.-- You just want to convey your message to the listener.I want to speak with you -- You want to convey your message to the listener, and also you want the listener talk to you.
"Speak with" is American English. "Speak to" is non-American. It's as simple as that.
Both forms are, I believe, used in AmE in a way similar to that outlined by rishonly.
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Hi friends

I wanted to [convey,proclaim] a message.
Which one is correct
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