how to pronounce performed


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the above transcription of performed 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.

performed is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… despite these problems ed performed well …”

meanings of performed


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of perform.

performed frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word performed occurs in english on average 26.3 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.

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