how to pronounce tornado


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the above transcription of tornado 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.

tornado is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… like a tornado it won't be just fresh …”

meaning of tornado

A tornado is a violent, rotating column of air that is in contact with both the surface of the earth and a cloud.

tornado frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word tornado occurs in english on average 7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with tornado


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