how to pronounce ale


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the above transcription of ale 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.

ale is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… beer sign for Ballantine ale and beer …”

meaning of ale

Ale is a type of beer.

ale frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word ale occurs in english on average 6.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) food and health;

words with pronunciation similar to ale


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