how to pronounce stroke


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the above transcription of stroke 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.

stroke is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… for heat stroke or heat exhaustion if …”

meaning of stroke

Stroke is a medical term for a sudden loss of blood flow to the brain.

stroke frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word stroke occurs in english on average 14.9 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 stroke 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 stroke can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to stroke


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