how to pronounce dramatic


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dramatic is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… to do her first dramatic role in another …”

meanings of dramatic


  1. Striking in appearance or effect.
  2. Having a powerful, expressive singing voice.
  3. Of or relating to the drama.

dramatic frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word dramatic occurs in english on average 22.9 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 dramatic 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 dramatic can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

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