how to pronounce maintained


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maintained is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… colonial competition and maintained old …”

meanings of maintained


  1. Showing maintenance or attention.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of maintain.

maintained frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word maintained occurs in english on average 10.7 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 maintained 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 maintained can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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