how to pronounce safe


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safe is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… burned does it feel safe does it feel …”

meaning of safe

Safe means free from danger or risk.

safe frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word safe occurs in english on average 69.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

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