how to pronounce writing


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of writing 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.

writing is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of writing

example pitch curve for pronunciation of writing


test your pronunciation of writing

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of writing

video examples of writing pronunciation

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

“… so that when i begin writing i make it a …”

meanings of writing


  1. A work of an author.
  2. Graphism of symbols such as letters that express some meaning.
  3. The style of writing of a person.
  4. Intended for or used in writing.
  5. The process of representing a language with symbols or letters.
  6. Something written, such as a document, article or book.


  1. Present participle of write.

writing frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word writing occurs in english on average 330.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

Did this page help you?