how to pronounce schleuse


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the above transcription of schleuse 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.

schleuse is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ist wie der der schleuse wir haben viele …”

meanings of schleuse


  1. Lock (water transport).
  2. Sluice.

schleuse frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schleuse occurs in german on average 1.7 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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