how to pronounce computer


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the above transcription of computer 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.

computer frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word computer occurs in english on average 76.2 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.

computer is pronounced in three syllables

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video examples of computer pronunciation

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

“… is to jump over to the computer so let's …”

meaning of computer

Computer is a machine that can be programmed to perform a wide variety of tasks.

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