how to pronounce quarterback


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the above transcription of quarterback 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.

quarterback is pronounced in three syllables

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video examples of quarterback pronunciation

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

“… but as for the quarterback situation i'm …”

meaning of quarterback

The quarterback is the player who is the leader of the offense and is responsible for calling the plays.

quarterback frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word quarterback 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 quarterback 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 quarterback can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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