how to pronounce rudder


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the above transcription of rudder 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.

rudder is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… long rudder to help them navigate the …”

meaning of rudder

A rudder is a steering device on a ship or boat that is used to steer the vessel.

rudder frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word rudder occurs in english on average 2.9 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 rudder 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 rudder can be often used in the following areas:

1) transport and travel;

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