how to pronounce dirty


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the above transcription of dirty 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.

dirty is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of dirty pronunciation

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

“… trauma is not a dirty word we've all …”

meaning of dirty

Dirty means soiled, filthy, or contaminated with dirt.

dirty frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word dirty occurs in english on average 40.4 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 dirty 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 dirty can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to dirty


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