how to pronounce trained


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trained is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… i was i was never trained at any point …”

meanings of trained


  1. Manipulated in shape or habit.
  2. Having undergone a course of training.


  1. Simple past tense and past participle of train.

trained frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word trained occurs in english on average 24.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

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