how to pronounce lifeboat


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the above transcription of lifeboat 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.

lifeboat is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… of Mary Celeste crew or lifeboat has …”

meaning of lifeboat

A lifeboat is a small boat used for saving people from a shipwreck.

lifeboat frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word lifeboat occurs in english on average 4.9 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 lifeboat 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 lifeboat can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

words with pronunciation similar to lifeboat


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