how to pronounce lecture


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the above transcription of lecture 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.

lecture is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of lecture pronunciation

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

“… business in this video lecture is a …”

meaning of lecture

Lecture is a formal discussion or presentation of a topic.

lecture frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word lecture occurs in english on average 13.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words that rhyme with lecture


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