how to pronounce lots


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lots is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… arctic animals they store lots of fat in …”

meanings of lots


  1. Plural of lot.
  2. A lot; a great deal; tons; loads.


  1. A great deal; very much.


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

lots frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word lots occurs in english on average 172.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to lots


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