how to pronounce hergehen


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the above transcription of hergehen 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.

hergehen is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… motto ich kann sofort hergehen und das …”

meanings of hergehen


  1. To turn active.
  2. To happen.
  3. To come.
  4. To follow, to be going with.

hergehen frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word hergehen occurs in german on average 0.3 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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