how to pronounce answer


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answer is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of answer in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… no i mean just to answer and go back to …”

meaning of answer

Answer means to give a response to a question or statement.

answer frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word answer occurs in english on average 144.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics answer can be related to

it is hard to perfectly classify words into specific topics since each word can have many context of its use, but our machine-learning models believe that answer can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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