how to pronounce металл


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the above transcription of металл 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.

металл is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… и сжигали там или металл или также уголь …”

meanings of металл


  1. Metal (atomic element or material made of such atoms).
  2. Metal (music style).

металл frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word металл occurs in russian on average 8.9 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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