how to pronounce human


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the above transcription of human 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.

human is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… looking for you know human capital and …”

meaning of human

Human means a person who is a member of the species Homo sapiens.

human frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word human occurs in english on average 203.9 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 human 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 human can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to human


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