how to pronounce potatoes


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the above transcription of potatoes 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.

potatoes is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… small potatoes or why it was you know …”

meanings of potatoes


  1. Plural of potato.

potatoes frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word potatoes occurs in english on average 37.2 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 potatoes 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 potatoes can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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