how to pronounce file


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the above transcription of file 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.

file is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… this a pass or a file I gave myself a …”

meaning of file

File is a verb meaning to put or place in a file.

file frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word file occurs in english on average 60.1 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.

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

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

words with pronunciation similar to file


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