how to pronounce natives


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the above transcription of natives 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.

natives is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… disastrous for the natives diseases to …”

meanings of natives


  1. Plural of Native.
  2. Plural of native.

natives frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word natives occurs in english on average 4 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 natives 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 natives can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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