how to pronounce stanza


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the above transcription of stanza 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.

stanza is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… to recite its concluding stanza Here I …”

meanings of stanza


  1. A unit of a poem, written or printed as a paragraph; equivalent to a verse.
  2. An apartment or division in a building.
  3. A segment; a portion of a broadcast devoted to a particular topic.
  4. A period; an interval into which a sporting event is divided.
  5. An XML element which acts as basic unit of meaning in XMPP.

stanza frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word stanza occurs in english on average 1.6 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 stanza 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 stanza can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

words with pronunciation similar to stanza


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