how to pronounce verweis


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the above transcription of verweis 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.

verweis is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… heutige stunde mit einem verweis auf …”

meanings of verweis


  1. Reference.
  2. Reprimand.

verweis frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word verweis occurs in german on average 5.8 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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