how to pronounce year


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the above transcription of year 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.

year is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… at the end of the year or at any time …”

meaning of year

A year is a unit of time that is the time it takes for one revolution around the sun.

year frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word year occurs in english on average 875.1 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.

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