how to pronounce elements


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the above transcription of elements 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.

elements is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… magnesium and other trace elements but …”

meanings of elements


  1. Plural of element.
  2. The basic tenets of an area of knowledge.
  3. Outdoor weather, such as wind or rain.
  4. The bread and wine of the Eucharist.

elements frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word elements occurs in english on average 50.9 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.

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