how to pronounce tintenfisch


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tintenfisch is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… msa in den tintenfisch nerven fast 1000 …”

meanings of tintenfisch


  1. Any member of the Coleoidea subclass of cephalopods; more specifically of cuttlefish, but also of species of octopus, squid etc.

tintenfisch frequency in german - C2+ level of CEFR

the word tintenfisch occurs in german on average 0.8 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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