how to pronounce alertness


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the above transcription of alertness is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association; you can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

alertness is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… emulate a feeling of alertness even if …”

meanings of alertness


  1. The quality of being alert or on the alert.

alertness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word alertness occurs in english on average 0.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

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