how to pronounce imagination


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the above transcription of imagination 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.

imagination is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… gratis von imagination eine humanitäre …”

meanings of imagination


  1. Imagination (image-making power of the mind).

imagination frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word imagination occurs in german on average 0.8 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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