how to pronounce повесть


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the above transcription of повесть 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.

повесть is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… но вот побег из шоушенка это повесть она …”

meanings of повесть


  1. Novella.
  2. Narrative, story, tale.

повесть frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word повесть occurs in russian on average 6.7 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.

words that rhyme with повесть


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