how to pronounce roll


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the above transcription of roll 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.

roll is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of roll pronunciation

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

“… on Twitter and just roll my eyes so do …”

meaning of roll

Roll is a verb meaning to move something around by repeatedly pushing it along a surface.

roll frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word roll occurs in english on average 75.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics roll 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 roll can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to roll


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