how to pronounce confusion


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the above transcription of confusion 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.

confusion is pronounced in three syllables

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video examples of confusion pronunciation

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

“… and creating confusion but I want to …”

meaning of confusion

Confusion means to cause to be unable to understand or to be unable to make sense of something.

confusion frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word confusion occurs in english on average 28.7 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 confusion 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 confusion can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

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