how to pronounce know


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the above transcription of know 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.

know is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and you need it you know how I felt I …”

meaning of know

Know means to have knowledge of something.

know frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word know occurs in english on average 1232.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) people, society, and culture;

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