how to pronounce sit


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the above transcription of sit 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.

sit is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… of if you really sit down and talk to …”

meaning of sit

To sit is to be in a sitting position.

sit frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word sit occurs in english on average 133.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to sit


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