listen - Writers' Dictionary

How to hyphenate listen

listen is hyphenated as lis-ten

How to pronounce listen

listen is pronounced ´lɪs ən

Number of syllables in listen

The number of syllables in listen is 2

What part of speech in listen?

listen is an intransitive verb

How common in the word listen?

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

What sentiment does listen convey?

not ranked

Common collocations after 'listen'

any, carefully, conversation, heard, moment, music, other, radio, say, silence, sound, talk, voice, will, word

Common collocations before 'listen'

did, down, just, look, now, only, people, sat, should, still, stood, time, want, watch, will

Common collocations of 'listen'

any, carefully, did, door, down, even, eye, head, just, know, like, look, moment, music, now, only, other, people, sat, say, sound, stood, talk, tell, time, voice, want, watch, will, word

Words with similar spelling to listen

glisten, listed, listel, lister, litten

List of anagrams of listen

enlist, silent, tinsel, elints, inlets

Common Verb Collocations of listen

allow, ask, be, can, care, come, do, force, go, have, hear, learn, look, make, must, prepare, read, refuse, should, sit, speak, stop, talk, tell, try, understand, want, watch, will, 'll

Common Conjunction Collocations of listen

and, but, either, neither, nor, or, Nor

Lists containing listen

Common collocations before 'sound'
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Common collocations before 'silence'
Common collocations of 'silence'
Common collocations before 'carefully'
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Common collocations before 'conversation'
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Common collocations of 'rain'
Common collocations before 'music'
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Common collocations of 'message'
Common collocations after 'ear'
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Common collocations of 'noise'
Common collocations before 'breathing'
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Common collocations before 'radio'
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Common collocations before 'hearing'
Common collocations of 'distant'
Common collocations of 'post'
Common collocations before 'song'
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Common collocations before 'speech'
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Common collocations of 'tape'
Common collocations of 'explanation'
Common collocations of 'exchange'
Common collocations before 'latest'
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Common collocations before 'roar'
Common collocations before 'device'
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Common collocations of 'disbelief'
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Common collocations before 'sermon'
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Spache Words
Dale Chall Words
Words with similar spelling to glisten
Words with similar spelling to listed
Words with similar spelling to listel
Words with similar spelling to Lister
Synonyms of 'attend'
Synonyms of 'bug'
Synonyms of 'eavesdrop'
List of anagrams of silent
List of anagrams of enlist
List of anagrams of tinsel
List of anagrams of inlets
Common Noun Collocations of attentive
Common Verb Collocations of awake
Common Verb Collocations of audience
Common Verb Collocations of awhile
Common Verb Collocations of anxiously
Common Verb Collocations of absently
Common Verb Collocations of auditorium
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Common Verb Collocations of appraising
Common Verb Collocations of attentively
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Common Verb Collocations of breathless
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Common collocations of 'suggestion'
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Words with similar spelling to litten
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Common Verb Collocations of carefully
Common Verb Collocations of conversation
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Common Verb Collocations of cared
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Common Verb Collocations of cigars
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Common Verb Collocations of dreamily
Common Verb Collocations of dubiously
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Common Verb Collocations of eagerly
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Common Verb Collocations of expectantly
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Common Verb Collocations of earphones
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Common Verb Collocations of gossip
Common Verb Collocations of gravely
Common Verb Collocations of gloomily
Common Verb Collocations of gleefully
Common Verb Collocations of gurgling
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Common Verb Collocations of grope
Common Verb Collocations of grandchild
Common Verb Collocations of genially
Common Verb Collocations of glib
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Common Noun Collocations of handset
Common Verb Collocations of hallway
Common Verb Collocations of humour
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Common Verb Collocations of impatiently
Common Verb Collocations of incredulously
Common Verb Collocations of interrupting
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Common Verb Collocations of interminable
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Common Verb Collocations of sweetheart
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Common Verb Collocations of terrace
Common Verb Collocations of ticking
Common Verb Collocations of undisguised
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Common Verb Collocations of uplands
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