how to pronounce midnight


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the above transcription of midnight 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.

midnight is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… her favorite midnight snack though mmm …”

meaning of midnight

Midnight is the time when the sun is at its lowest point in the sky.

midnight frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word midnight occurs in english on average 30.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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