how to pronounce besteck


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the above transcription of besteck 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.

besteck is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… nehmt euer taschentuch und besteck was …”

meanings of besteck


  1. Set of instruments.
  2. Silverware.
  3. Position of a ship.
  4. Cutlery.

besteck frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word besteck occurs in german on average 4.4 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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