how to pronounce weltanschauung


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weltanschauung is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… gleiche weltanschauung haben besitzen …”

meanings of weltanschauung


  1. Worldview, weltanschauung, philosophy of life, ideology.

weltanschauung frequency in german - C2 level of CEFR

the word weltanschauung occurs in german on average 3.8 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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