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This is a spoken word version of the Wikipedia article: [{{fullurl:wikipedia:{{{title}}}|oldid= }} {{{title}}}]
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{{{description}}}

Dialect/Accent {{{accent}}}
Gender of the speaker {{{gender}}}
Duration {{{duration}}}
Date
Source
  • Own recording by the speaker
  • Derivative of [{{fullurl:wikipedia:{{{title}}}|oldid= }} {{{title}}}]
Author Speaker: [[User:{{{user_name}}}|{{{user_name}}}]]
Authors of the article
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This documentation is transcluded from Template:Spoken article/doc.

This template is used in the summary of an audio recording for Spoken Wikipedia and related projects.

Usage

{{Spoken article
 |project        =
 |wiki_lang      =
 |title          =
 |user_name      =
 |user_name_link =
 |date           =
 |accent         =
 |gender         =
 |duration       =
 |oldid          =
 |permission     =
 |other_versions =
}}

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionDefaultStatus
projectprojectThe project (Wikipedia, Wikinews…) from which the article has been takenwikipediarequired
wiki_langlanguageLanguage code of the article: 'en' for English, 'de' for German, 'pl' for Polish, etc.enrequired
titletitleThe name of the article that was recordedemptyrequired
user_nameuser_nameThe user name of the person who made the recording. Please do not add "User:" or wikilinksemptyoptional
user_name_linkuser_name_link(alternative to user_name) user_name will create a link to the user page of the user whose name is supplied. If you would rather link somewhere else (e.g. the talk page) or provide multiple links on the same line, specify those here.emptyoptional
date
Date
dateThe date (in YYYY-MM-DD format) of the version that was recorded (since articles change over time)emptyrequired
accentaccentThe accent or dialect of the narratoremptyoptional
gender
sex
genderThe gender of the narrator, use either 'f' or 'm', 'female' or 'male'emptyoptional
duration
time
durationDuration of the recording, often in MM:SS format.emptyoptional
first_partfirst_partIf the recording is split into a number of parts, and this is not the first part, then first_part should specify the file-name of the first part of the recording (in the form: filename.ogg). Otherwise first_part should not be specified.emptyoptional
next_partnext_partIf the recording is split into a number of parts, and this is not the last part, then next_part should specify the file-name of the next part of the recording (in the form: filename.ogg). Otherwise next_part should not be specified.emptyoptional
oldidoldidSince articles are changing all the time it is important to link to an version of an article, which was read. To do so go to the page history and click on the version which was read. The URL link should have section with "oldid=" followed by a number. Please copy that number.emptyoptional
permission
Permission
PermissionLicense and other usage limitations and warnings. Due to the size of many license templates they are often placed in a separate section below {{Information}} template. In such a case please leave this field blank.
The license is related primarily to the file itself. If need to state a license of the depicted (or other source) work, include it additionally with appropriate comment. If needed, use relevant FoP templates. You can use {{Artwork}} instead of {{Information}} for simple copies of artworks.
emptyoptional
other_versions
Other_versions
other versions
Other versions
Other versionsLinks to files with very similar content or derived files; use thumbnails or Gallery tags <gallery> </gallery>.

{{F}} enables to show also small icons of these files.

If appropriate, {{Derivative versions}} is useful.
emptyoptional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: the File namespace

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users

Relies on:
{{Information}}

See also

Localization

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please edit the template and add a row to the "{{LangSwitch|}}" construct. It takes the form "|xx= Your translation " (xx being the code of your language)

translations can be made at Template:Spoken article/i18n

Examples

An article in parts

What it looks like What you type
Description

This is the first part of a spoken word version of the Wikipedia article: Stuttering
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Dialect/Accent General American
Gender of the speaker Male
Duration 22:14
Date
Source
  • Own recording by the speaker
  • Derivative of Stuttering
Author Speaker: Athf1234
Authors of the article
 {{Spoken article
|project = wikipedia
|wiki_lang = en
|title=Stuttering
|time=22:14
|user_name_link=[[:en:Athf1234|Athf1234]]
|date=2006-01-15
|accent=General American
|sex=Male
|next_part=En-Stuttering(part2of3).ogg
}}
Description

This is part of a spoken word version of the Wikipedia article: Stuttering
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Go to the first part
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Dialect/Accent General American
Gender of the speaker Male
Duration 20:56
Date
Source
  • Own recording by the speaker
  • Derivative of Stuttering
Author Speaker: Athf1234
Authors of the article
{{English spoken article
|title=Stuttering
|time=20:56
|user_name_link=[[:en:Athf1234|Athf1234]]
|date=2006-01-15
|accent=General American
|sex=Male
|first_part=En-Stuttering(part1of3).ogg
|next_part=En-Stuttering(part3of3).ogg
}}
Description

This is the last part of a spoken word version of the Wikipedia article: Stuttering
Listen to this part (audio help)
Go to the first part

Dialect/Accent General American
Gender of the speaker Male
Duration 9:03
Date
Source
  • Own recording by the speaker
  • Derivative of Stuttering
Author Speaker: Athf1234
Authors of the article
{{English spoken article
|title=Stuttering
|time=9:03
|user_name_link=[[:en:Athf1234|Athf1234]]
|date=2006-01-15
|accent=General American
|sex=Male
|first_part=En-Stuttering(part1of3).ogg
}}

A whole article

What it looks like

Description

This is a spoken word version of the Wikipedia article: Cicada
Listen to this article (audio help)

Dialect/Accent New Zealand
Gender of the speaker Male
Duration 8:23
Date
Source
  • Own recording by the speaker
  • Derivative of Cicada
Author Speaker: T J McKenzie, incorporating Image:New Zealand cicada song.ogg
Authors of the article


What you type

{{English spoken article
|title=Cicada
|time=8:23
|user_name_link=[[User:T J McKenzie|T J McKenzie]], incorporating [[:Image:New Zealand cicada song.ogg]]
|date=2006-02-15
|accent=New Zealand
|sex=Male
}}