how to pronounce освещать


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освещать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… а у нас канал во франции освещать желтые …”

meanings of освещать


  1. To elucidate, to illustrate, to throw light (upon), to shed light on.
  2. To light, to light up, to illuminate.

освещать frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word освещать occurs in russian on average 5.2 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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