how to pronounce schoolyard


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schoolyard is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… out in the schoolyard where they were …”

meanings of schoolyard


  1. An open field near a school used for recreation by the students.
  2. The grounds around a school.

schoolyard frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schoolyard 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.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

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