how to pronounce crisis


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the above transcription of crisis 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.

crisis is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so again but the urban crisis obviously …”

meaning of crisis

Crisis means a sudden and usually unexpected event that causes great change.

crisis frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word crisis occurs in english on average 38.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

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