how to pronounce founding


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founding is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… native tribes the founding of the United …”

meanings of founding


  1. Present participle of found.


  1. The establishment of something.


  1. Who or that founds or found.

founding frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word founding occurs in english on average 7.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

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