how to pronounce inches


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the above transcription of inches 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.

inches is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of inches pronunciation

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

“… yeah i'd like six inches taller i'd like …”

meanings of inches


  1. Plural of inch.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of inch.

inches frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word inches occurs in english on average 32.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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