how to pronounce schoolboy


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the above transcription of schoolboy 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.

schoolboy is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of schoolboy pronunciation

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

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meaning of schoolboy

A schoolboy is a boy who attends school.

schoolboy frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schoolboy occurs in english on average 0.8 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.

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