how to pronounce parking


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the above transcription of parking 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.

parking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… it means that the parking lots are over …”

meanings of parking


  1. The action of the verb to park.
  2. Space in which to park a car or other vehicle.


  1. Present participle of park.

parking frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word parking occurs in english on average 33.8 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words that rhyme with parking


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