how to pronounce muttersprache


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muttersprache is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… ich spreche meine muttersprache wusste …”

meanings of muttersprache


  1. The language one has learnt from one's mother (chiefly in the case of two parents with different languages).
  2. Mother tongue; native language.
  3. Ancestor language (language from which another is derived).

muttersprache frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word muttersprache occurs in german on average 3.5 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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