how to pronounce copying


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the above transcription of copying 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.

copying is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… art is full of copying of all kinds and …”

meanings of copying


  1. An instance of the making of a copy.
  2. The practice of making one or more copies.


  1. Present participle of copy.

copying frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

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