how to pronounce applies


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applies is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the law that applies to the case and you …”

meanings of applies


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of apply.

applies frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word applies occurs in english on average 13.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics applies 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 applies can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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