how to pronounce seems


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the above transcription of seems 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.

seems is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… per day but it seems like i think we'll …”

meanings of seems


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

seems frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word seems occurs in english on average 290.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to seems


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