how to pronounce chalkboard


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chalkboard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a pun on the chalkboard or do you show …”

meanings of chalkboard


  1. A slate or enamel board for writing on with chalk; a predecessor to a whiteboard.

chalkboard frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word chalkboard occurs in english on average 3.7 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 chalkboard 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 chalkboard can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to chalkboard


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