how to pronounce instrument


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the above transcription of instrument 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.

instrument is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… rather than this blunt instrument of …”

meaning of instrument

Instrument is a tool or device used to make music.

instrument frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word instrument occurs in english on average 26.3 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 instrument 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 instrument can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to instrument


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