how to pronounce prefers


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the above transcription of prefers 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.

prefers is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… amhoff says he prefers to steer clear of …”

meanings of prefers


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

prefers frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word prefers occurs in english on average 5.3 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 prefers 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 prefers can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words that rhyme with prefers


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