how to pronounce встречать


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встречать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… что встречать новый год бы не дома то …”

meanings of встречать


  1. To celebrate.
  2. To meet, to encounter, to come across.
  3. To meet, to receive, to welcome.

встречать frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word встречать occurs in russian on average 10.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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