how to pronounce fördern


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the above transcription of fördern 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.

fördern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… wo wir start-ups fördern wollen und zwar …”

meanings of fördern


  1. To encourage.
  2. To advance.
  3. To mine.
  4. To support.
  5. To further, to foster.

fördern frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word fördern occurs in german on average 16.8 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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