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the above transcription of scale 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.
the word scale occurs in english on average 75.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
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An example use of scale in a speech by a native speaker of british english:
“… it in a much bigger scale I get to bring …”
Scale is a measuring instrument consisting of a graduated series of evenly spaced horizontal or vertical lines.