how to pronounce bevorstehen


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the above transcription of bevorstehen 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.

bevorstehen is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… die könnte mir auch bevorstehen ich habe …”

meanings of bevorstehen


  1. To be imminent, to impend.
  2. To threaten.

bevorstehen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word bevorstehen occurs in german on average 0.8 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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