how to pronounce humanities


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the above transcription of humanities 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.

humanities is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… of the acting dean of humanities out at …”

meanings of humanities


  1. Plural of humanity.

humanities frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

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

1) education, science, and technology;

2) leisure and entertainment;

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