how to pronounce headquarters


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the above transcription of headquarters 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.

headquarters is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… up at the YouTube headquarters and tried …”

meaning of headquarters

Headquarters is the place where the headquarters of a company or organization is located.

headquarters frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word headquarters occurs in english on average 7.8 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 headquarters 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 headquarters can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to headquarters


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