how to pronounce aufgabe


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the above transcription of aufgabe 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.

aufgabe is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… wenn sich so eine aufgabe zwei tage wo …”

meanings of aufgabe


  1. Assignment, work, exercise (at school).
  2. Problem (math, arithmetic).
  3. Abandonment, surrender, relinquishment.
  4. Function, aim, object, purpose.
  5. Posting (act of transporting mail).
  6. Mission, task, challenge.
  7. Task, duty, job, chore, responsibility, business, office.

aufgabe frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word aufgabe occurs in german on average 64.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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