how to pronounce readiness


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readiness is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… their readiness your readiness to get …”

meanings of readiness


  1. The state or degree of being ready; preparedness.
  2. Willingness.

readiness frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word readiness occurs in english on average 2.1 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 readiness 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 readiness can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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