how to pronounce abbey


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the above transcription of abbey 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.

abbey is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of abbey in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… is a mix of abbey architecture built on …”

meaning of abbey

Abbey is a type of building that is a monastery or convent.

abbey frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word abbey occurs in english on average 19.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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