how to pronounce stroking


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stroking is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… physical contact such as stroking your …”

meanings of stroking


  1. The act by which something is stroked.
  2. The act of laying small gathers in cloth in regular order.


  1. Present participle of stroke.

stroking frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word stroking occurs in english on average 1.9 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 stroking 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 stroking can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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