how to pronounce lieutenants


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lieutenants is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… disastrous hires of lieutenants and …”

meanings of lieutenants


  1. Plural of Lieutenant.
  2. Plural of lieutenant.

lieutenants frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lieutenants occurs in english on average 0.7 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.

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

1) business and work;

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