how to pronounce катать


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the above transcription of катать 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.

катать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… если я буду его катать она будет …”

meanings of катать


  1. To roll (to cause to revolve).
  2. To drive (a trolley), to take (somebody) for a drive.
  3. To ride (on a bicycle, on a swing, etc.).

катать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word катать occurs in russian on average 2.1 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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