how to pronounce years


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the above transcription of years 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.

years is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… like a good four years ago and I didn't …”

meanings of years


  1. Plural of year.
  2. A very long time.

years frequency in english - A1 level of CEFR

the word years occurs in english on average 902.2 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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