how to pronounce авария


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авария is pronounced in four syllables

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An example use of авария in a speech by a native speaker of standard russian:

“… аварий то есть есть проектный авария это …”

meanings of авария


  1. Damage, breakdown, fault, failure, crash.
  2. Misfortune.
  3. Accident, crash, wreck, emergency, average (i.e. situation caused by damage, breakdown or failure).

авария frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word авария occurs in russian on average 4.2 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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