how to pronounce neck


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the above transcription of neck 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.

neck is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… the knee on the neck of justice for …”

meaning of neck

Neck is the part of the body that connects the head to the body.

neck frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word neck occurs in english on average 39.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

words with pronunciation similar to neck


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