how to pronounce pleases


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the above transcription of pleases 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.

pleases is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to do whatever he pleases he was spotted …”

meanings of pleases


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

pleases frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word pleases occurs in english on average 2.7 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with pleases


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