how to pronounce probieren


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the above transcription of probieren 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.

probieren is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… immer wieder zu probieren und wir werden …”

meanings of probieren


  1. To try.
  2. To taste.
  3. To sample.

probieren frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word probieren occurs in german on average 27.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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