how to pronounce rules


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rules is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of rules pronunciation

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

“… why we have ethics rules but I find that …”

meanings of rules


  1. Plural of rule.


  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of rule.


  1. Plural of Rule.

rules frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word rules occurs in english on average 90.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to rules


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