how to pronounce treten


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the above transcription of treten 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.

treten is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… Social Media und ich denke, es ist schön, mit Fans in Kontakt zu treten und äh, es ist so …”

meanings of treten


  1. To appear.
  2. To step; to tread; to trample.
  3. To walk.
  4. To kick (a ball).
  5. To step; to tread.
  6. To pedal.
  7. To step (on).

treten frequency in german - B1 level of CEFR

the word treten occurs in german on average 40.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

words that rhyme with treten


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