how to pronounce check


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the above transcription of check 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.

check is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… i knew i had to check this one off my …”

meaning of check

Check means to verify or confirm something.

check frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word check occurs in english on average 208.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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