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Pronunciation of Life: Learn how to pronounce Life in English correctly

Learn how to say Life correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word life:

noun (plural lives /lʌɪvz/)
1 [mass noun] the condition that distinguishes animals and plants from inorganic matter, including the capacity for growth, reproduction, functional activity, and continual change preceding death:
the origins of life
cats require visual experience during the first few weeks of life
living things and their activity:
lower forms of life
the ice-cream vendors were the only signs of life
the valley is teeming with bird life
2the existence of an individual human being or animal:
a disaster that claimed the lives of 266 people
[mass noun]:
she didn’t want to die; she loved life
[with adjective or noun modifier] a particular type or aspect of human existence:
his father decided to start a new life in California
[mass noun]:
a teacher will help you settle into school life
revelations about his private life
a biography:
a life of Shelley
(in Christianity and some other religious traditions) either of the two states of a person’s existence separated by death:
he departed this life on 28 March 1912
(in Hinduism and some other religious traditions) any of a number of successive existences in which a soul is held to be reincarnated:
a spiritual pilgrimage into her past lives
a chance to live after narrowly escaping death (with reference to the nine lives traditionally attributed to cats):
we were called to the hospital, but the old rogue had nine lives and seemed to be negotiating for another two
(in various games) one of a specified number of chances each player has before being put out.
3 (usually one’s life) the period between the birth and death of a living thing, especially a human being:
she has lived all her life in the country
they became friends for life
the period during which something inanimate or abstract continues to exist, function, or be valid:
underlay helps to prolong the life of a carpet
[mass noun] informal a sentence of imprisonment for life.
4vitality, vigour, or energy:
she was beautiful and full of life
5 [mass noun] (in art) the depiction of a subject from a real model, rather than from an artist’s imagination:
the pose and clothing were sketched from life
See also still life.