how to pronounce orientation


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the above transcription of orientation 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.

orientation is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… sexual orientation any like eating …”

meaning of orientation

Orientation is the act of turning or the act of being turned in a particular direction.

orientation frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word orientation occurs in english on average 10.5 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 orientation 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 orientation can be often used in the following areas:

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to orientation


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