how to pronounce advice


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advice is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of advice in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… in august and the advice was you need to …”

meanings of advice


  1. A communication providing information, such as how an uncertain area of law might apply to possible future actions.
  2. Counseling to perform a specific legal act.
  3. An opinion offered in an effort to be helpful.
  4. In language about financial transactions executed by formal documents, an advisory document.
  5. In aspect-oriented programming, the code whose execution is triggered when a join point is reached.
  6. In commercial language, information communicated by letter; used chiefly in reference to drafts or bills of exchange.
  7. Counseling to perform a specific illegal act.
  8. Deliberate consideration; knowledge.
  9. Information or news given; intelligence.


  1. Misspelling of advise.

advice frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word advice occurs in english on average 70.1 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 advice 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 advice can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to advice


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