how to pronounce lantern


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the above transcription of lantern 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.

lantern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… we see we've inserted a lantern slide of …”

meaning of lantern

A lantern is a light source that is carried by hand.

lantern frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lantern occurs in english on average 4.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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