how to pronounce schnuppern


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the above transcription of schnuppern 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.

schnuppern is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ruinen zu nehmen zu schnuppern und dann …”

meanings of schnuppern


  1. To smell, to nose, to sniff.

schnuppern frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word schnuppern occurs in german on average 2.8 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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