how to pronounce funktion


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the above transcription of funktion 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.

funktion is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… über eine app funktion das ermöglichen …”

meanings of funktion


  1. Subroutine.
  2. Role.
  3. Function.
  4. Feature (beneficial capability of a piece of software).

funktion frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word funktion occurs in german on average 25.9 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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