how to pronounce woodwind


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the above transcription of woodwind 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.

woodwind is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of woodwind pronunciation

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

“… whether you play woodwind brass you're …”

meanings of woodwind


  1. Any (typically wooden) musical instrument that produces sound by the player blowing into it, through a reed, or across an opening. Woodwind instruments include the recorder, flute, piccolo, clarinet, oboe, cor anglais and bassoon.

woodwind frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word woodwind occurs in english on average 0.2 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 woodwind 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 woodwind can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

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