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How to Pronounce courtesy?

Correct pronunciation for the word "courtesy" is [kˈɜːtəsi], [kˈɜːtəsi], [k_ˈɜː_t_ə_s_i].

"Courtesy" in context

Courtesy is a way of showing polite behavior towards others. It is a way to show respect and consideration to people around you. It often involves using common courtesies like saying please and thank you, being courteous when talking to other people, and offering treats to others without expecting something in return. It is also important to be courteous to yourself by taking care of your body and mind. Courtesy doesn't always take the form of words or gestures. Showing respect and kindness through listening, understanding, and being patient with other can be an act of courtesy.

What are similar-sounding words for courtesy?

Usage over time for courtesy:

This graph shows how "courtesy" have occurred between 1800 and 2008 in a corpus of English books.


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