how to pronounce richtung


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the above transcription of richtung 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.

richtung is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… geschwindigkeit in die richtung und die …”

meanings of richtung


  1. Route or way.
  2. Departure.
  3. Direction.

richtung frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word richtung occurs in german on average 164.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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