how to pronounce derive


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derive is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of derive in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… endure hardship and derive meaning from …”

meaning of derive

Derive means to get or gain something from something else.

derive frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word derive occurs in english on average 9.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to derive


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