how to pronounce rubbish


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the above transcription of rubbish 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.

rubbish is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… I was probably rubbish at it as I am …”

meaning of rubbish

Rubbish is waste material that is worthless.

rubbish frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word rubbish occurs in english on average 8.7 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.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to rubbish


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