how to pronounce hangman


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the above transcription of hangman 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.

hangman is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the hangman of clay the best beheader in …”

meaning of hangman

Hangman is a game in which a person is given a word and must guess letters in the word to avoid being hanged.

hangman frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hangman 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 hangman 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 hangman can be often used in the following areas:

1) leisure and entertainment;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to hangman


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