how to pronounce перестройка


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перестройка is pronounced in four syllables

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

“… там всякая перестройка свобода там и так …”

meanings of перестройка


  1. Reorientation.
  2. Rebuilding, reconstruction.
  3. Perestroika (a program of political and economic reform carried out in the Soviet Union in the 1980s).
  4. Reorganization, restructuring, reformation.

перестройка frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word перестройка occurs in russian on average 2.4 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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