how to pronounce lip


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the above transcription of lip 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.

lip is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… rests on the lip on top of that pin it's …”

meaning of lip

Lips are the soft, fleshy tissue that forms the mouth of an animal or plant.

lip frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word lip occurs in english on average 15.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to lip


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