how to pronounce отвлекать


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отвлекать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… давайте названию отвлекать вас от самого …”

meanings of отвлекать


  1. To distract, to divert.

отвлекать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word отвлекать occurs in russian on average 3.6 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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