how to pronounce makes


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the above transcription of makes 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.

makes is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… mean for me that makes sense you know …”

meanings of makes


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of make.


  1. Plural of make.

makes frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word makes occurs in english on average 370.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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