how to pronounce challenge


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The above transcription of challenge 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.

challenge is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… it was a major challenge and then at the …”

meaning of challenge

Challenge means to present a difficult task or problem to someone.

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