how to pronounce midlands


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midlands is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… heartland seats in the Midlands and the …”

meanings of midlands


  1. Central regions in other countries.
  2. A loosely-defined culturally distinct area of England, corresponding to the central horizontal band of England, now administratively realized as regions of East and West Midlands.


  1. Plural of midland.

midlands frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word midlands 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.

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