how to pronounce citizen


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the above transcription of citizen 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.

citizen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… then we had the Citizen of the Year …”

meaning of citizen

Citizen is a person who is a member of a state or country.

citizen frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word citizen occurs in english on average 15.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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