how to pronounce поворот


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the above transcription of поворот 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.

поворот is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… у них экране ушера поворот какой у них …”

meanings of поворот


  1. Break (a significant change in circumstance, attitude, perception, or focus of attention).
  2. Turn (a change of direction or orientation).
  3. Curve.

поворот frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word поворот occurs in russian on average 9 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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