how to pronounce internal


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internal is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and we had an internal joke that it was …”

meanings of internal


  1. Inside of something.
  2. Concerned with the non-public affairs of a company or other organisation.
  3. Within the body.
  4. Concerned with the domestic affairs of a nation, state or other political community.

internal frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word internal occurs in english on average 26.1 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) people, society, and culture;

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