how to pronounce parent


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the above transcription of parent 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.

parent is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… now this as a parent and we were talking …”

meaning of parent

Parent is a person who has a child.

parent frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word parent occurs in english on average 37.3 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.

words that rhyme with parent


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