how to pronounce нести


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the above transcription of нести 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.

нести is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… он работает уже его нести массового …”

meanings of нести


  1. To carry, to bear, to support.
  2. To be carried away, to go over the limits.
  3. To lay (eggs).
  4. To talk (about), to babble on (about).
  5. To bear, to bring, to carry.

нести frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word нести occurs in russian on average 16.6 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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