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the above transcription of alphabet 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.
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An example use of alphabet in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:
“… die mitte sozusagen nach alphabet dann …”
the word alphabet occurs in german on average 2.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.