how to pronounce schnipsel


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the above transcription of schnipsel 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.

schnipsel is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… habt ihr seid schnipsel all die schüler …”

meanings of schnipsel


  1. Excerpt (small piece of text, audio, video, etc.).
  2. Scrap (small piece of paper, etc.).

schnipsel frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word schnipsel occurs in german on average 1.5 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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