how to pronounce teaspoon


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teaspoon is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sugar and a teaspoon of honey to it and …”

meanings of teaspoon


  1. A small spoon used to stir the contents of a cup or glass.
  2. A unit of measure, equivalent to one-third of a tablespoon or roughly five milliliters.

teaspoon frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word teaspoon occurs in english on average 19.3 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 teaspoon 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 teaspoon can be often used in the following areas:

1) food and health;

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