how to pronounce forgave


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forgave is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… army mutinied and he forgave the mutiny …”

meanings of forgave


  1. Simple past tense of forgive.

forgave frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word forgave occurs in english on average 1.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to forgave


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