how to pronounce prone


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the above transcription of prone 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.

prone is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… and then quickly placed prone on the …”

meaning of prone

Prone means lying face down.

prone frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word prone occurs in english on average 7.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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