how to pronounce root

/ˈɹut/

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the above transcription of root 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.

root frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word root occurs in english on average 20 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

root is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of root pronunciation

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

“… don't really get to the root of your …”

meaning of root

Root means the part of a plant that is below the surface of the ground.

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