how to pronounce sich


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the above transcription of sich 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.

sich is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… ist es so gut dass sich die welt so hier …”

meanings of sich


  1. Reflexive pronoun of the third person singular: herself, himself, itself, oneself (direct or indirect object).
  2. Reflexive pronoun of the third person plural: themselves (direct or indirect object).

sich frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word sich occurs in german on average 6767.1 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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