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Pronunciation of Across

Pronunciation details of Across

How is Across pronounced?

International Phonetic Alphabet coded:

  • across = ə'krɔːs (/ə/'kr/ɔː/s)

Hyphenation of Across

How is Across hyphenated?

  • British and American usage: Across (no hyphenation)

Tongue twisters with Across

How can I improve my pronunciation?

You can use tongue twisters (phrases that are difficult to articulate properly, especially fast) to help with pronunciation of certain words and sounds. Across appears in the following tongue twisters:

  • Casual clothes are provisional for leisurely trips across Asia.
  • Ray Rag ran across a rough road.
    Across a rough road Ray Rag ran.
    Where is the rough road Ray Rag ran across?

British English pronunciation

Fire A Shot Across Somebodys Bows - Idioms - ESL British English Pronunciation

See also the British English pronunciation for get across, put across, and come across.

Examples of pronunciation in real context

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See also pronunciation examples for cut across, get across, put across, run across, Across From, Came Across, come across, Look Across, Pass Across, Across India, To Cut Across, To Put Across, Across the Sea, Across the Sky, Across the Top, Stumble Across, To Come Across, Across the Hall, Across the Line, Across the Pond, and Across the Board.

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