how to pronounce anthropology


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anthropology is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… coursework for a PhD in anthropology at …”

meanings of anthropology


  1. The holistic scientific and social study of humanity, mainly using ethnography as its method.

anthropology frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word anthropology occurs in english on average 2.6 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 anthropology 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 anthropology can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

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