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the above transcription of kids 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.
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An example use of kids in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… i mean a lot of kids need to be in a in …”
the word kids occurs in english on average 375.7 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.