how to pronounce остановить


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остановить is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… первое это не остановить происходит все …”

meanings of остановить


  1. To stop short, to restrain.
  2. To fix, to direct, to concentrate.
  3. To stop, to bring to stop.

остановить frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word остановить occurs in russian on average 21.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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