how to pronounce brought


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the above transcription of brought is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

brought is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… it has to be brought out and it isn't …”

meanings of brought


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of bring.

brought frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word brought occurs in english on average 149.6 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.

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