how to pronounce verb


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the above transcription of verb 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.

verb is pronounced in one syllable

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of verb


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video examples of verb pronunciation

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

“… sentence a noun and a verb in 9/11 I …”

meaning of verb

A verb is a word that expresses an action, a state of being, or a state of doing something.

verb frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word verb occurs in english on average 3.9 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to verb


words that rhyme with verb


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