how to pronounce tuning


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the above transcription of tuning 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.

tuning is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… pleasure and thank you for tuning in we …”

meanings of tuning


  1. Action of the verb to tune.
  2. The adjustment of a system or circuit to secure optimum performance.
  3. The calibration of a musical instrument to a standard pitch.


  1. Present participle of tune.

tuning frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word tuning occurs in english on average 3.4 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 tuning 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 tuning can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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