how to pronounce funktionieren


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the above transcription of funktionieren 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.

funktionieren is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… das wird ja nicht funktionieren denn das …”

meanings of funktionieren


  1. To work, function.

funktionieren frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word funktionieren occurs in german on average 37.3 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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