how to pronounce handlung


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of handlung 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.

handlung is pronounced in two syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of handlung

example pitch curve for pronunciation of handlung


test your pronunciation of handlung

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of handlung

video examples of handlung pronunciation

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

“… eine klare handlung forderung und zwar …”

meanings of handlung


  1. Action, act.
  2. Deed (result of an act).
  3. Plot (e.g. of a play).

handlung frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word handlung occurs in german on average 58.9 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.

Did this page help you?