how to pronounce bowl


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the above transcription of bowl 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.

bowl is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… okay we need a bowl I should preheat the …”

meaning of bowl

Bowl is a round container with a curved edge that is used for serving or eating food.

bowl frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word bowl occurs in english on average 24.4 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.

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

1) food and health;

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