how to pronounce firefighting


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the above transcription of firefighting 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.

firefighting is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… down email you know firefighting we have …”

meanings of firefighting


  1. Solving an urgent problem.
  2. Extinguishing a fire.
  3. The profession of being a firefighter.

firefighting frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word firefighting occurs in english on average 0.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

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