how to pronounce борьба


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the above transcription of борьба 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.

борьба is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… приложение притом что идёт борьба из-за …”

meanings of борьба


  1. Wrestling.
  2. Struggle, fight, conflict, combat.

борьба frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word борьба occurs in russian on average 31.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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