how to pronounce yourself


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the above transcription of yourself 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.

yourself is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… and you say to yourself let me be clever …”

meanings of yourself


  1. Honorific alternative letter-case form of yourself, sometimes used when referring to God or another important figure who is understood from context.
  2. You; used emphatically, especially to indicate exclusiveness of the referent's participation in the predicate, i.e., that no one else is involved.
  3. Your own self.

yourself frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word yourself occurs in english on average 187.4 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 yourself 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 yourself can be often used in the following areas:

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to yourself


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