how to pronounce interesting


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the above transcription of interesting 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.

interesting is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… fast is is interesting but it takes a …”

meanings of interesting


  1. Arousing or holding the attention or interest of someone.
  2. Pregnant.
  3. Of concern; affecting, important.


  1. Present participle of interest.

interesting frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word interesting occurs in english on average 194.3 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 interesting 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 interesting can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to interesting


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