how to pronounce erhaltung


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the above transcription of erhaltung 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.

erhaltung is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… aus überzeugung für die erhaltung der …”

meanings of erhaltung


  1. Maintenance, preservation.

erhaltung frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word erhaltung occurs in german on average 5.3 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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