how to pronounce updates


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updates is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… okay a couple of updates for you all …”

meanings of updates


  1. Plural of update.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of update.

updates frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word updates occurs in english on average 19.3 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 updates 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 updates can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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