how to pronounce scala


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the above transcription of scala 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.

scala is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… the scala in 1937 and a new market hall …”

meanings of scala


  1. A machine formerly used for reducing dislocations of the humerus.
  2. Ladder-like structure in the cochlea of a mammal's ear.
  3. A statically typed functional programming language.
  4. Ladder; sequence.

scala frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word scala occurs in english on average 1.3 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 scala 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 scala can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to scala


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