how to pronounce started


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the above transcription of started 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.

started is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… kind of how it started and again like I …”

meanings of started


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of start.

started frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word started occurs in english on average 414.9 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 started 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 started can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words that rhyme with started


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