how to pronounce berührung


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the above transcription of berührung 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.

berührung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… die regentropfen in berührung mit dreck …”

meanings of berührung


  1. Contact (an act of touching physically).

berührung frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word berührung occurs in german on average 9.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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