how to pronounce whole


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the above transcription of whole 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.

whole frequency in english - A2 level of CEFR

the word whole occurs in english on average 88.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

whole is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of whole pronunciation

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

“… gender wage gap a whole host of things …”

meaning of whole

Whole means the entirety of something.

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