how to pronounce firewood


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of firewood 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.

firewood is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of firewood

example pitch curve for pronunciation of firewood


test your pronunciation of firewood

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of firewood

video examples of firewood pronunciation

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

“… down trees for firewood and left behind …”

meaning of firewood

Firewood is wood that is used to start a fire.

firewood frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word firewood occurs in english on average 1.4 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.

words with pronunciation similar to firewood


Did this page help you?