became - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate became

became is hyphenated as be-came

How to pronounce became

became is pronounced bɪ´kāɪm

Number of syllables in became

The number of syllables in became is 2

What part of speech in became?

became is a verb participle

How common in the word became?

became is not ranked in the list of most common words in English

What sentiment does became convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'became'

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Common collocations before 'became'

after, before, did, eye, face, first, how, later, now, once, suddenly, thing, time, voice, year

Common collocations of 'became'

after, again, also, around, away, before, did, even, eye, face, first, how, later, life, long, man, now, once, only, over, people, suddenly, thing, thought, time, two, voice, way, went, year

Words with similar spelling to became

become, bename

Common Conjunction Collocations of became

and, angry, astronaut, but, cosmonaut, either, neither, nor, or, whereupon, yet