how to pronounce jokes


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of jokes 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.

jokes is pronounced in one syllable

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of jokes


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video examples of jokes pronunciation

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

“… aloud at his own personal jokes when he …”

meanings of jokes


  1. Funny or entertaining.
  2. Really good.


  1. Plural of joke.


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

jokes frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word jokes occurs in english on average 17.7 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 jokes 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 jokes can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to jokes


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