how to pronounce duzen


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the above transcription of duzen 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.

duzen is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… geeinigt dass wir uns duzen das nehme …”

meanings of duzen


  1. To be on first-name terms.
  2. To address informally using the pronoun du, to thou.

duzen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word duzen occurs in german on average 1.6 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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