how to pronounce verse


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the above transcription of verse 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.

verse is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… with a verse cake and as smell is she …”

meaning of verse

A verse is a line of poetry.

verse frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word verse occurs in english on average 28.7 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 verse 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 verse can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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