how to pronounce unemployed


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unemployed is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… number of new people unemployed and many …”

meaning of unemployed

Unemployed means not employed.

unemployed frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word unemployed occurs in english on average 7.1 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.

topics unemployed 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 unemployed can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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