how to pronounce take


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take is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… now we had a kid to take care of and all …”

meaning of take

Take means to carry away or to get possession of something.

take frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word take occurs in english on average 871.9 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 take 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 take can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to take


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