how to pronounce patience


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the above transcription of patience 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.

patience is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the patience of a long view will pay …”

meaning of patience

Patience is the ability to wait without getting angry or upset.

patience frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word patience occurs in english on average 25.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with patience


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