how to pronounce yard


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the above transcription of yard 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.

yard is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… question um millions a yard sale or yard …”

meaning of yard

A yard is a unit of length equal to 3 feet.

yard frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word yard occurs in english on average 48.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to yard


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