how to pronounce novella


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the above transcription of novella 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.

novella is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… taken from a novella by arnost lustig …”

meanings of novella


  1. Synonym of novel (“new legal constitution in Ancient Rome").
  2. A short novel or long short story.

novella frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word novella occurs in english on average 4.1 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 novella 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 novella can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to novella


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