how to pronounce fly


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the above transcription of fly 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.

fly is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… will allow you to fly and not be there …”

meaning of fly

Fly means to move through the air with the force of wings.

fly frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word fly occurs in english on average 38.1 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 fly 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 fly can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) transport and travel;

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