how to pronounce assertiveness


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assertiveness is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… resilience and assertiveness underpinned …”

meanings of assertiveness


  1. The quality of being self-assured and assertive.

assertiveness frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word assertiveness occurs in english on average 1.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to assertiveness


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