how to pronounce drop


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the above transcription of drop 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.

drop is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… or about cinema studies drop us a line …”

meaning of drop

Drop means to fall or descend suddenly.

drop frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word drop occurs in english on average 67.1 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 drop 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 drop can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to drop


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