how to pronounce blättchen


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the above transcription of blättchen 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.

blättchen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… dieses blättchen gold liegt bei unter …”

meanings of blättchen


  1. A small leaf (plant, paper).
  2. Cigarette paper, used to roll cigarettes or joints.

blättchen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word blättchen occurs in german on average 2.4 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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