how to pronounce льстить


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льстить is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… а у меня нет необходимости льстить людям …”

meanings of льстить


  1. To flatter, to please.
  2. To flatter, to adulate.

льстить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word льстить occurs in russian on average 0.7 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.

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