how to pronounce history


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the above transcription of history 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.

history is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… economy prices in the history of the united states …”

meaning of history

History is the study of the past.

history frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word history occurs in english on average 193 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with history


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