how to pronounce risking


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risking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… matter what they're risking their lives …”

meanings of risking


  1. Present participle of risk.

risking frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word risking occurs in english on average 2.5 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 risking 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 risking can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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