how to pronounce кино


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the above transcription of кино 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.

кино is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… то в театре то в кино но сталин не …”

meanings of кино


  1. Movie, motion picture, film.
  2. Movies, cinema, the pictures.

кино frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word кино occurs in russian on average 65.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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