how to pronounce очаг


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the above transcription of очаг 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.

очаг is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… другого очаг а то будет проводить долга …”

meanings of очаг


  1. Breeding ground, hotbed.
  2. Hearth.
  3. Pocket (an isolated group or area).

очаг frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word очаг occurs in russian on average 4.5 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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