how to pronounce sport


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the above transcription of sport 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.

sport is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… martha being the good sport she is rolls …”

meaning of sport

Sport is a physical activity requiring skill and physical exertion.

sport frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word sport occurs in english on average 28.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) leisure and entertainment;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to sport


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