how to pronounce schrift


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the above transcription of schrift 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.

schrift is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… hallo herr zählt ja und schrift ist mein …”

meanings of schrift


  1. Writing (work of an author).
  2. Font.
  3. Script (system of writing).
  4. Hand, handwriting (characteristic writing of a particular person).

schrift frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word schrift occurs in german on average 18.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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