how to pronounce chair


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the above transcription of chair 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.

chair is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of chair pronunciation

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

“… thank you uh madam chair and could i …”

meaning of chair

A chair is a piece of furniture with a flat surface supported by legs, on which one or more persons may sit.

chair frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word chair occurs in english on average 80 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to chair


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