how to pronounce intersection


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the above transcription of intersection 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.

intersection is pronounced in four syllables

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video examples of intersection pronunciation

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

“… recognising the intersection of a lot of …”

meaning of intersection

An intersection is a place where two or more roads, paths, or highways meet.

intersection frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word intersection occurs in english on average 2.3 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 intersection 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 intersection can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) leisure and entertainment;

3) transport and travel;

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