how to pronounce currency


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the above transcription of currency 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.

currency is pronounced in three syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of currency


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video examples of currency pronunciation

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

“… that achieved major currency during the …”

meaning of currency

Currency is money that is used as a medium of exchange.

currency frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word currency occurs in english on average 10.3 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.

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