how to pronounce situation


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situation is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… Sagen Sie jemandem, was er in dieser Situation tun soll, aber ich denke, es macht ein bisschen Spaß …”

meanings of situation


  1. Setting (background, atmosphere).
  2. Situation, circumstances.

situation frequency in german - A1 level of CEFR

the word situation occurs in german on average 117.3 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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