how to pronounce finding


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finding is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… so I was just finding these books I …”

meanings of finding


  1. A result of research or an investigation.
  2. The act of discovering something by chance, an instance of finding something by chance.
  3. A self-contained component of assembled jewellery.
  4. Tools or materials used in shoe making or repair.
  5. A formal conclusion by a judge, jury or regulatory agency on issues of fact.
  6. That which is found, a find, a discovery.


  1. Present participle of find.

finding frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word finding occurs in english on average 89.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics finding 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 finding can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

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