how to pronounce legend


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the above transcription of legend 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.

legend is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of legend pronunciation

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

“… a story let's learn the legend of the …”

meaning of legend

Legend is a story that is passed down from generation to generation.

legend frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word legend occurs in english on average 18.7 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 legend 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 legend can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) people, society, and culture;

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