how to pronounce relatives


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the above transcription of relatives 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.

relatives is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… and their relatives at the Sacramento …”

meanings of relatives


  1. Plural of relative.

relatives frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word relatives occurs in english on average 14.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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