how to pronounce service


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the above transcription of service 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.

service is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… und wie sie diesen service von jetzt an …”

meanings of service


  1. Service (e.g. in a restaurant).
  2. Service, set.

service frequency in german - B2 level of CEFR

the word service occurs in german on average 24.2 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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