how to pronounce keen

/ˈkiːn/

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the above transcription of keen 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.

keen frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word keen occurs in english on average 10 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.

keen is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… therefore keen to take advantage of the …”

meaning of keen

Keen means having a keen interest in something.

words with pronunciation similar to keen

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