how to pronounce goes


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the above transcription of goes 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.

goes is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… the door and Ellen goes oh I what I …”

meanings of goes


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


  1. Plural of go.

goes frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word goes occurs in english on average 209.8 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 goes 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 goes can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to goes


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