how to pronounce hoop


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the above transcription of hoop 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.

hoop is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… instead of using hula hoop atoms they …”

meaning of hoop

A hoop is a circular object that is used for a variety of purposes, including as a toy, a game, or a tool.

hoop frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word hoop occurs in english on average 3.3 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.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to hoop


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