how to pronounce ending


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the above transcription of ending 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.

ending is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I thought my world was ending but it was …”

meanings of ending


  1. The last part of something.
  2. A termination or conclusion.
  3. The last morpheme of a word, added to some base to make an inflected form (such as -ing in "ending").


  1. Present participle of end.

ending frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word ending occurs in english on average 51.3 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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