how to pronounce perpetual


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perpetual is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… in their basement in a perpetual memory …”

meanings of perpetual


  1. Continuing; uninterrupted.
  2. Set up to be in effect or have tenure for an unlimited duration.
  3. Lasting forever, or for an indefinitely long time.
  4. Flowering throughout the growing season.

perpetual frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word perpetual occurs in english on average 5.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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