how to pronounce control


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the above transcription of control 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.

control is pronounced in three syllables

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video examples of control pronunciation

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

“… of it is to control the amount of money …”

meaning of control

Control means to have power over something or someone.

control frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word control occurs in english on average 291.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) education, science, and technology;

4) people, society, and culture;

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