how to pronounce boyhood


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the above transcription of boyhood 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.

boyhood is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… with to talk about my boyhood hero …”

meanings of boyhood


  1. The state or period of being a boy.

boyhood frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word boyhood occurs in english on average 1 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 boyhood 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 boyhood can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to boyhood


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