how to pronounce combinations


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the above transcription of combinations 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.

combinations is pronounced in four syllables

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video examples of combinations pronunciation

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

“… new contexts new combinations mashups …”

meanings of combinations


  1. Plural of combination.
  2. A type of cotton underwear, being a combination of a vest and trousers.

combinations frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word combinations occurs in english on average 7.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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