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pertinent is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… perhaps the most pertinent example is …”

meanings of pertinent


  1. A right that attaches to land.


  1. Important with regard to (a subject or matter); pertaining; relevant.

pertinent frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word pertinent occurs in english on average 3.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with pertinent


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