how to pronounce alternatives


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the above transcription of alternatives 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.

alternatives is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… coming up with hybrid alternatives so um …”

meanings of alternatives


  1. Plural of alternative.

alternatives frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word alternatives occurs in english on average 10.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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