how to pronounce напряжение


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the above transcription of напряжение 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.

напряжение is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… совершает супер напряжение для того …”

meanings of напряжение


  1. Voltage.
  2. Effort, exertion.
  3. Tension, strain, stress (force).

напряжение frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word напряжение occurs in russian on average 12.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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