how to pronounce trying

/ˈtɹaɪɪŋ/

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trying frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word trying occurs in english on average 50.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

trying is pronounced in two syllables

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tɹaɪɪŋ

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

“… i know he was trying to be gracious but …”

meanings of trying

adjective:

  1. Difficult to endure; arduous.
  2. Irritating, stressful or bothersome.

verb:

  1. Present participle of try.

noun:

  1. The act by which one tries something; an attempt.

words with pronunciation similar to trying

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