how to pronounce sank


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the above transcription of sank 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.

sank is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… iron nickel and iridium sank into the …”

meanings of sank


  1. Simple past tense of sink.

sank frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word sank occurs in english on average 4.8 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 sank 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 sank can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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