how to pronounce postpone


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the above transcription of postpone 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.

postpone frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word postpone occurs in english on average 1.7 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.

postpone is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… job Carter advised PO to postpone his …”

meaning of postpone

Postpone means to put off or delay.

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