how to pronounce какао


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the above transcription of какао 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.

какао is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… дойдет до того что сын начнет какао из …”

meanings of какао


  1. Hot chocolate.
  2. Cocoa, cacao.

какао frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word какао occurs in russian on average 19.5 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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