how to pronounce nadelöhr


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nadelöhr is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… ich bin das nadelöhr also bei mir ist …”

meanings of nadelöhr


  1. Bottleneck (narrowing of the road, especially resulting in a delay).
  2. Eye of a needle.

nadelöhr frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word nadelöhr occurs in german on average 0.6 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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