how to pronounce minutes


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minutes is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… seconds on 5g vs. 6 minutes on 4G or 26 …”

meanings of minutes


  1. Plural of minute.
  2. The official notes kept during a meeting.


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

minutes frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word minutes occurs in english on average 321.4 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to minutes


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