how to pronounce commemoration


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commemoration is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… for the 25th commemoration of the …”

meanings of commemoration


  1. The specification of individual saints in the prayers for the dead; the great festival of the Oxford academic year, usually taking place on the third Wednesday after Trinity Sunday.
  2. That which serves the purpose of commemorating; a memorial.
  3. The act of commemorating; an observance or celebration to honor the memory of some person or event.

commemoration frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word commemoration occurs in english on average 1.4 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 commemoration 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 commemoration can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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