how to pronounce investigate

/ɪnˈvɛs.tɪ.ɡɛɪt/

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the above transcription of investigate 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.

investigate frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word investigate occurs in english on average 19.5 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.

investigate is pronounced in four syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of investigate

ɪnvɛstɪɡɛɪt

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

“… began to investigate this didn't he …”

meaning of investigate

To investigate means to examine or study in order to discover the truth or facts about something.

words with pronunciation similar to investigate

investigatorinstigateintestate

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