how to pronounce anlehnung


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the above transcription of anlehnung 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.

anlehnung is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of anlehnung in a speech by a native speaker of standard german:

“… ich habe sie auch in anlehnung an eine …”

meanings of anlehnung


  1. Following, support.
  2. Dependence (on).
  3. Borrowing (from).

anlehnung frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word anlehnung occurs in german on average 3.4 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.

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