how to pronounce schatten


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the above transcription of schatten 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.

schatten is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Vergebung verbreiten mit dem Schatten gunnewijk 90 …”

meanings of schatten


  1. Shade, shadow.

schatten frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word schatten occurs in german on average 45.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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