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What is the hardest German word to pronounce?

What is the hardest German word to pronounce?

10 Difficult German Words and How to Pronounce ThemEichhörnchen (Squirrel) Streichholzschachtel (Box of matches) Freundschaftsbeziehungen (Friendship relations) Rührei (Scrambled eggs) Arbeitslosigkeitsversicherung (Unemployment insurance) Röntgen (X-ray) Quietscheentchen (Rubber duck) Tschechien (Czechia)

Why do Germans say V?

The German language normally uses the letter "f" to indicate the sound /f/ (as used in the English word fight) and "w" to indicate the sound /v/ (as in victory). Originally, in Middle High German, the sound /f/ had been voiced in some dialects and was therefore written "v".