how to pronounce shampoo


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the above transcription of shampoo 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.

shampoo is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… shirt bis hin zur shampoo flasche oder …”

meanings of shampoo


  1. Shampoo (product for washing hair).

shampoo frequency in german - C1 level of CEFR

the word shampoo occurs in german on average 6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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