how to pronounce называть


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называть is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… между людьми называть вещи определенными …”

meanings of называть


  1. To call, to name.

называть frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word называть occurs in russian on average 26.7 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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