how to pronounce explaining


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explaining is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… tours of the lab explaining to visitors …”

meanings of explaining


  1. Present participle of explain.


  1. Explanation.

explaining frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word explaining occurs in english on average 18.2 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 explaining 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 explaining can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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