how to pronounce indeed


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indeed is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… time but there are indeed some very …”

meanings of indeed


  1. Truly; in fact; actually.
  2. In fact.


  1. Indicates emphatic agreement.
  2. With interrogative intonation (low-high) indicates serious doubt.

indeed frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word indeed occurs in english on average 94.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

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