how to pronounce spare


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the above transcription of spare 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.

spare is pronounced in two syllables

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video examples of spare pronunciation

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

“… over here and a spare tire and while I'm …”

meaning of spare

Spare means to give up something that is not needed or wanted.

spare frequency in english - B2 level of CEFR

the word spare occurs in english on average 29.7 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 spare 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 spare can be often used in the following areas:

1) business and work;

words with pronunciation similar to spare


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