how to pronounce counting


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counting is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of counting pronunciation

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

“… moving forward and we're counting on you …”

meanings of counting


  1. A count.
  2. The act by which something is counted.


  1. Present participle of count.

counting frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word counting occurs in english on average 19 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with counting


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