how to pronounce наступить


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наступить is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… может наступить не ненужное уже в …”

meanings of наступить


  1. To come, to begin, to set in.
  2. To tread, to step on.

наступить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word наступить occurs in russian on average 3.1 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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