how to pronounce foundation


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the above transcription of foundation 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.

foundation is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… you will a solid foundation today we …”

meaning of foundation

A foundation is a structure that supports a building.

foundation frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word foundation occurs in english on average 43.7 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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