how to pronounce fort


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the above transcription of fort 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.

fort is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… und so weiter und so fort oder ich gehe …”

meanings of fort


  1. Gone.
  2. Going on, continuing.
  3. Away.


  1. Fort (fortified defensive structure stationed with troops).

fort frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word fort occurs in german on average 39.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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