how to pronounce ongoing

/ˈɑːnˌɡoʊɪŋ/

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ongoing frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word ongoing occurs in english on average 29.8 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.

ongoing is pronounced in three syllables

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ɑːnɡoʊɪŋ

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

“… despite ongoing efforts biodiversity is …”

meanings of ongoing

adjective:

  1. Continuing, permanent, lasting.
  2. Presently or currently happening; being in progress.

noun:

  1. Something that is going on; a happening.

verb:

  1. Present participle of ongo.

words with pronunciation similar to ongoing

unknowinggoingoutgoingsnowingarguingknowingawninghonoring

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