how to pronounce платить


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the above transcription of платить 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.

платить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… что надо платить за то почему вы не в …”

meanings of платить


  1. To pay off, to return.
  2. To pay.

платить frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word платить occurs in russian on average 35.4 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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