how to pronounce gorilla


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the above transcription of gorilla 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.

gorilla is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… if you develop a gorilla brand if you if …”

meaning of gorilla

A gorilla is a large ape of the genus Gorilla.

gorilla frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word gorilla occurs in english on average 1.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) life, nature, and living environment;

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