how to pronounce догонять


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догонять is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… начал отыскать быстро догонять позиции …”

meanings of догонять


  1. To catch up, to overtake.
  2. To drive to, to bring to.

догонять frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word догонять occurs in russian on average 1.5 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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