how to pronounce открывать


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открывать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… проводите видеокурса открывать какие-то …”

meanings of открывать


  1. To open.
  2. To reveal.
  3. To turn on.
  4. To discover.
  5. To inaugurate.
  6. To unveil.
  7. To disclose.

открывать frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word открывать occurs in russian on average 19.3 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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