how to pronounce talked


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talked is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… now and if you talked to 15 members of …”

meanings of talked


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of talk.

talked frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word talked occurs in english on average 68 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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