how to pronounce вздох


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the above transcription of вздох 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.

вздох is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… юрка первый вздох я 2 вдох но не повезло …”

meanings of вздох


  1. Breath, breathing in.
  2. Sigh (a deep and prolonged audible inspiration or respiration of air, as when fatigued, frustrated, or grieved; the act of sighing).

вздох frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word вздох occurs in russian on average 2.5 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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