how to pronounce columns


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the above transcription of columns 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.

columns is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… in the left-hand columns and the return …”

meanings of columns


  1. Pattern which involves throwing props in the air alternately.
  2. Plural of column.

columns frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word columns occurs in english on average 4.9 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 columns 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 columns can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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