how to pronounce контора


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the above transcription of контора 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.

контора is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… for larger than life дюйма контора блоки …”

meanings of контора


  1. Office, bureau.
  2. Company.
  3. The KGB.
  4. KGB successors in the Post-Soviet countries: the FSB, SBU etc.

контора frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word контора occurs in russian on average 2.7 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.

words that rhyme with контора


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