how to pronounce lokführer


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lokführer is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… da müssen wir den lokführer einmal am …”

meanings of lokführer


  1. Clipping of Lokomotivführer (train driver) (male or of unspecified sex).

lokführer frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word lokführer occurs in german on average 2.4 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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