how to pronounce congress


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the above transcription of congress 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.

congress is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… launched in 1971 by congress the day …”

meaning of congress

Congress is a meeting of representatives of different countries.

congress frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word congress occurs in english on average 54.7 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.

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