how to pronounce nerve


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the above transcription of nerve 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.

nerve is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… people and he has the nerve to come out …”

meaning of nerve

Nerve is a part of the body that carries impulses from the brain to the rest of the body.

nerve frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word nerve occurs in english on average 9.1 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.

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