how to pronounce planning


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planning is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… while new york is planning a virtual one …”

meanings of planning


  1. The act of formulating of a course of action, or of drawing up plans.
  2. Action of the verb to plan.
  3. The act of making contingency plans.
  4. Planning permission.


  1. Present participle of plan.

planning frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word planning occurs in english on average 86.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words that rhyme with planning


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