how to pronounce tableau


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the above transcription of tableau 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.

tableau is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… meine frau holle tableau wo ihnen die …”

meanings of tableau


  1. Tenant directory.
  2. Painting.
  3. Table, chart, ranking.
  4. Display poster.
  5. Tableau (arrangement of actors on stage or screen).

tableau frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tableau occurs in german on average 0.3 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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