How to Pronounce eel?

Correct pronunciation for the word "eel" is [ˈiːl], [ˈiːl], [ˈiː_l].

"Eel" in context

Eels are an elongated species of fish that inhabit oceans, rivers, lakes and ponds all around the world. They have been considered a delicacy for centuries, particularly in Europe and Asia. However, their popularity is increasing in other countries due to their versatility and nutritional value.

Eels have strong, slimy bodies covered in small scales and distinctive heads. Depending on their species and location, they can come in a variety of colors such as blue, green, and even yellow. They have three anal fins, two dorsal fins and a long tail fin. This body shape helps them to propel quickly through the water.

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