how to pronounce letters


audio example by a male speaker

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the above transcription of letters 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.

letters is pronounced in two syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of letters


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video examples of letters pronunciation

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

“… all of ben franklin's letters which were …”

meanings of letters


  1. Plural of letter.
  2. Literature (school subject).
  3. The liberal arts, humanities, learning (broad accumulated cultural knowledge).


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

letters frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word letters occurs in english on average 50.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to letters


words that rhyme with letters


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