how to pronounce подобрать


audio example by a male speaker

audio example by a female speaker

the above transcription of подобрать 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.

подобрать is pronounced in three syllables

press buttons with phonetic symbols to learn how to precisely pronounce each sound of подобрать

example pitch curve for pronunciation of подобрать


test your pronunciation of подобрать

press the "test" button to check how closely you can replicate the pitch of a native speaker in your pronunciation of подобрать

video examples of подобрать pronunciation

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

“… они пытались подобрать ключ был такой …”

meanings of подобрать


  1. To pick up.
  2. To sort out, to select, to glean.

подобрать frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word подобрать occurs in russian on average 27.9 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.

Did this page help you?