how to pronounce west


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the above transcription of west 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.

west is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… coming in from the West Bank but the …”

meaning of west

West is the direction that is on the left side of the map.

west frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word west occurs in english on average 215 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.

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