Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: stratford
IPA transcription: [stɹ'ætfɚd]
Pronunciations of stratford
Usage examples
  • Stratford is just another village of Niagara Falls.
  • I was at Stratford four days and went just four times to the old curiosity-shop.
  • It is eight miles from Warwick to Stratford by the direct road, but ten by the river.
  • And again they came back when Will Shakespeare, a youth from Stratford, eight miles away, came here and waved his magic wand.
  • The first glimpse we get of Stratford is the spire of Holy Trinity; then comes the tower of the new Memorial Theater, which, by the way, is exactly like the city hall at Dead Horse, Colorado.
  • Under certain circumstances, if occasion demands, I might muster a sublime conceit; but considering the fact that ten thousand Americans visit Stratford every year, and all write descriptions of the place, I dare not in the face of Baedeker do it.
  • Down toward Stratford there are flat islands covered with sedge, long rows of weeping-willows, low hazel, hawthorn, and places where "Green Grow the Rushes, O." Then, if the farmer leaves a spot untilled, the dogrose pre-empts the place and showers its petals on the vagrant winds.
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Docklands Light Railway, License CC BY-SA 4.0
1. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording William Shakespeare, License CC BY-SA 4.0