how to pronounce kümmern


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kümmern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… sich um dieses kind kümmern möchte mit …”

meanings of kümmern


  1. To grieve, to afflict, to trouble, to concern.
  2. To take care, to look after.

kümmern frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word kümmern occurs in german on average 37.2 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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