how to pronounce staircase

/ˈstɛɹˌkɛɪs/

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the above transcription of staircase 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.

staircase frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word staircase occurs in english on average 6.1 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.

staircase is pronounced in two syllables

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example pitch curve for pronunciation of staircase

stɛɹkɛɪs

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video examples of staircase pronunciation

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

“… this this is the staircase to the top of …”

meaning of staircase

A staircase is a set of stairs that are built in a straight line.

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