how to pronounce steel


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the above transcription of steel 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.

steel is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… you know the pipe a steel pipe at fox …”

meaning of steel

Steel is a type of metal.

steel frequency in english - B1 level of CEFR

the word steel occurs in english on average 40.9 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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