how to pronounce somehow


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the above transcription of somehow 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.

somehow is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… that I seem like I'm somehow pushing an …”

meanings of somehow


  1. In one way or another; in a way not yet known or explained; by some means.

somehow frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word somehow occurs in english on average 80.7 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 somehow 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 somehow can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to somehow


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