How to Pronounce an Umlaut

Learning how to speak German? In this video, you'll learn how to pronounce an umlaut. It will help you perfect your German accent.

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How to pronounce an Umlaut. Three vowels in the German language have an umlaut. A, O and U. A with an umlaut becomes AA. O with an umlaut becomes Ou, and U with an umlaut becomes EU. Here are some examples of words with an Umlaut. Nahe is close, Naher is closer. Nahe - Naher. Nahe - Naher. Now you try. Vogel is bird. Vogel is birds, with an umlaut. Vogel - Vogel. Now you try. Bruder is brother. Bruder is brothers, with an umlaut. Bruder - Bruder Now you try. And that's how you pronounce an umlaut.