how to pronounce payroll


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the above transcription of payroll 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.

payroll is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… simple things like a new payroll system …”

meaning of payroll

Payroll is the sum of money paid to employees by an employer.

payroll frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word payroll occurs in english on average 4 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 payroll 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 payroll can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

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