how to pronounce aufgehen


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the above transcription of aufgehen 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.

aufgehen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… das offenbar so nicht aufgehen wird ja …”

meanings of aufgehen


  1. To open.
  2. To rise.
  3. To work out.

aufgehen frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word aufgehen occurs in german on average 4.5 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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