how to pronounce urging


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the above transcription of urging 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.

urging is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… stronger messaging urging proper …”

meanings of urging


  1. Present participle of urge.

urging frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word urging occurs in english on average 4.2 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 urging 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 urging can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

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