how to pronounce grades


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grades is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… do you want good grades or money there …”

meanings of grades


  1. Plural of grade.
  2. Grammar school, primary school, or the years of school prior to high school.


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

grades frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word grades occurs in english on average 10.4 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.

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