how to pronounce coherence


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coherence is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… unity and coherence and …”

meanings of coherence


  1. The property of having the same wavelength and phase.
  2. The quality of cohering, or being coherent; internal consistency.
  3. A semantic relationship between different parts of the same text.
  4. A logical arrangement of parts, as in writing.

coherence frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word coherence 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 coherence 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 coherence can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to coherence


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