how to pronounce handled


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handled is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… given the way we've handled covid given …”

meanings of handled


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of handle.


  1. Having a specified number or kind of handles.

handled frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word handled occurs in english on average 11 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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