how to pronounce papers


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papers is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I'm also touching papers I prefer …”

meanings of papers


  1. A collection of documents, unpublished writing or correspondence in an archive or library collection.
  2. Plural of paper.
  3. Official documents or identification, as a passport. He lost his papers while travelling and had a hard time getting home.


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

papers frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word papers occurs in english on average 63.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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