how to pronounce боб


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the above transcription of боб 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.

боб is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… как будто были сейчас просто вот боб как …”

meanings of боб


  1. Bean, broad bean.
  2. Bobsled.

боб frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word боб occurs in russian on average 9.4 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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