how to pronounce screenplay


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the above transcription of screenplay 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.

screenplay is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… worst screenplay worst new star and …”

meanings of screenplay


  1. A script for a movie or a television show.

screenplay frequency in english - C2+ level of CEFR

the word screenplay occurs in english on average 1.4 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 screenplay 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 screenplay can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) communication, information, and media;

3) leisure and entertainment;

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