how to pronounce lifeguard


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the above transcription of lifeguard 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.

lifeguard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… we had to have the lifeguard all right …”

meaning of lifeguard

Lifeguard is a person who guards the life of others.

lifeguard frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lifeguard occurs in english on average 0.6 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 lifeguard 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 lifeguard can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

3) transport and travel;

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