how to pronounce rattling

/ˈɹætlɪŋ/

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rattling frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word rattling occurs in english on average 0.3 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.

rattling is pronounced in two syllables

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ɹætlɪŋ

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

“… escalatory moves and rattling sabers …”

meanings of rattling

adjective:

  1. Lively, quick (speech, pace).
  2. Good, fine.

noun:

  1. Alternative form of ratline.
  2. Rattle (a sound made by loose objects shaking or vibrating against one another).

verb:

  1. Present participle of rattle.

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