how to pronounce happen


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The above transcription of happen 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.

happen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… i think it needs to happen so so so this …”

meaning of happen

Happen means to happen or to occur.

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