how to pronounce doing


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doing is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… a lot of my time doing that do you make …”

meanings of doing


  1. A deed or action, especially when somebody is held responsible for it.


  1. Present participle of do.


  1. The sound made by an elastic object when struck by or striking a hard object.

doing frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word doing occurs in english on average 287.7 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 doing 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 doing can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to doing


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