how to pronounce ports


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ports is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… airports and ports so that is one the …”

meanings of ports


  1. A commune of Indre-et-Loire department, France.
  2. A comarca in the Valencian Community in Spain.


  1. Plural of port.

ports frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word ports occurs in english on average 2.4 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 ports 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 ports can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to ports


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