how to pronounce полгода


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the above transcription of полгода 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.

полгода is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… ньютон находим что за полгода до этой …”

meanings of полгода


  1. Half-year (period of half a year).

полгода frequency in russian - B2 level of CEFR

the word полгода occurs in russian on average 31.5 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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