how to pronounce leistung


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the above transcription of leistung 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.

leistung is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… es gibt kulturelle leistung die uns …”

meanings of leistung


  1. Performance, accomplishment.
  2. Service.
  3. Power.
  4. Contractual performance.

leistung frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word leistung occurs in german on average 36 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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