how to pronounce siren


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the above transcription of siren 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.

siren is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… police siren or birds tweeting when you …”

meaning of siren

A siren is a mythical creature that lures sailors to their death with its beautiful song.

siren frequency in english - C2 level of CEFR

the word siren occurs in english on average 2.6 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 siren 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 siren can be often used in the following areas:

1) education, science, and technology;

2) people, society, and culture;

words with pronunciation similar to siren


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