how to pronounce schnaps


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the above transcription of schnaps 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.

schnaps is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ansprache bringt ein schnaps los spielen …”

meanings of schnaps


  1. Spirit, booze, hard liquor.

schnaps frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word schnaps occurs in german on average 5.5 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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