how to pronounce направление


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направление is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… наиболее важное направление в котором …”

meanings of направление


  1. Operational direction.
  2. Assignment, directive, order, warrant.
  3. Direction, orientation.
  4. Referral.
  5. Orientation, current, school.

направление frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word направление occurs in russian on average 39.3 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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