<sp>

<sp> (speech) contains an individual speech in a performance text, or a passage presented as such in a prose or verse text. [3.13.2. Core Tags for Drama 3.13. Passages of Verse or Drama 7.2.2. Speeches and Speakers]
Modulecore
AttributesAttributes att.global (@xml:id, @n, @xml:lang, @xml:base, @xml:space) (att.global.rendition (@rend, @style, @rendition)) (att.global.linking (@corresp, @synch, @sameAs, @copyOf, @next, @prev, @exclude, @select)) (att.global.analytic (@ana)) (att.global.facs (@facs)) (att.global.change (@change)) (att.global.responsibility (@cert, @resp)) (att.global.source (@source)) att.ascribed.directed (@toWhom) (att.ascribed (@who))
Member of
Contained by
figures: figure
textcrit: lem rdg
textstructure: body div epigraph
May contain
Declaration
element sp
{
   tei_att.global.attributes,
   tei_att.ascribed.directed.attributes,
   (
      tei_model.global*,
      ( tei_speaker, tei_model.global* )?,
      (
         (
            tei_lg
          | tei_model.lLike
          | tei_model.pLike
          | tei_model.listLike
          | tei_model.stageLike
          | tei_model.attributable
         ),
         ( tei_model.global* | tei_q )
      )+
   )
}
Example
<sp>
 <speaker>The reverend Doctor Opimian</speaker>
 <p>I do not think I have named a single unpresentable fish.</p>
</sp>
<sp>
 <speaker>Mr Gryll</speaker>
 <p>Bream, Doctor: there is not much to be said for bream.</p>
</sp>
<sp>
 <speaker>The Reverend Doctor Opimian</speaker>
 <p>On the contrary, sir, I think there is much to be said for him. In the first place [...]</p>
 <p>Fish, Miss Gryll — I could discourse to you on fish by the hour: but for the present I
   will forbear [...]</p>
</sp>
Note

The who attribute on this element may be used either in addition to the speaker element or as an alternative.