how to pronounce longs


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of longs 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.

longs is pronounced in one syllable

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of longs

example pitch curve for pronunciation of longs


test your pronunciation of longs

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of longs

video examples of longs pronunciation

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

“… you that longs to see every day and the …”

meanings of longs


  1. Long trousers/pants, as opposed to shorts.
  2. Plural of long.


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

longs frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word longs occurs in english on average 2.3 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 longs 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 longs can be often used in the following areas:

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to longs


words that rhyme with longs


Did this page help you?