how to pronounce оказать


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оказать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… необходима была мы старались оказать это …”

meanings of оказать


  1. To put, to exert (pressure).
  2. To show, to render, to do, to provide (help, service, support, etc.).
  3. To exert (influence).
  4. To offer (resistance).
  5. To accord (respect).
  6. To give (somebody a reception).

оказать frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word оказать occurs in russian on average 13.5 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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