how to pronounce окончание


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the above transcription of окончание 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.

окончание is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… меня будет окончание всего это значит …”

meanings of окончание


  1. Graduation.
  2. End, close, termination, completion, conclusion.
  3. Ending, inflection.

окончание frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word окончание occurs in russian on average 8.3 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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