how to pronounce them


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the above transcription of them 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.

them frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word them occurs in english on average 0 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

them is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… he does not agree ok I listen to them I may not take his advice …”

meanings of them


  1. (in the plural) Those ones.
  2. Used as the direct object of a verb.
  3. Used as the indirect object of a verb.
  4. Used as the object of a preposition.
  5. (in the singular) Him, her, or it; that one.


  1. Those.

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