how to pronounce type


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the above transcription of type 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.

type is pronounced in one syllable

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video examples of type pronunciation

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

“… in the world the type of Noah's Ark for …”

meaning of type

Type means to make a copy of something.

type frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word type occurs in english on average 173.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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

1) communication, information, and media;

2) education, science, and technology;

words with pronunciation similar to type


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