how to pronounce coming


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coming is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… mass of a tree was coming from so he got …”

meanings of coming


  1. Approaching; of the future, especially the near future; the next.
  2. Newly in fashion; advancing into maturity or achievement.
  3. Ready to come; complaisant; fond.


  1. Present participle of come.


  1. The act of arriving; an arrival.

coming frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word coming occurs in english on average 258.9 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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