how to pronounce пожелание


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the above transcription of пожелание 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.

пожелание is pronounced in five syllables

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

“… такого-то выпускать пожелание там вполне …”

meanings of пожелание


  1. Wish, desire (especially to someone else).
  2. Advice, recommendation, wish, demand, request.

пожелание frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word пожелание occurs in russian on average 9.9 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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