how to pronounce volunteering


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volunteering is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… volunteering but also volunteering to …”

meanings of volunteering


  1. The act of volunteering; the action of the verb volunteer.


  1. Present participle of volunteer.

volunteering frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word volunteering occurs in english on average 5.3 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 volunteering 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 volunteering can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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