how to pronounce twist


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the above transcription of twist 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.

twist is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… you have to twist the line to keep it …”

meaning of twist

Twist means to turn or wind something around a central point.

twist frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR

the word twist occurs in english on average 11.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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