how to pronounce slide


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the above transcription of slide 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.

slide is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… simply pick slide up that's done so the …”

meaning of slide

Slide means to move smoothly or gently along a surface.

slide frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word slide occurs in english on average 16.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

topics slide 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 slide can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to slide


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