how to pronounce sperling


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the above transcription of sperling 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.

sperling is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… gut mit einem spatz und sperling so aber …”

meanings of sperling


  1. Sparrow.

sperling frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word sperling occurs in german on average 0.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C2+ level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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