how to pronounce ползти


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the above transcription of ползти 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.

ползти is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… и где я могу трезвый пьяный ползти на …”

meanings of ползти


  1. To move slowly.
  2. To slip, to collapse (of soil).
  3. To fray, to ravel out (of fabric).
  4. To spread (of rumours).
  5. To creep, to crawl.

ползти frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word ползти occurs in russian on average 1.8 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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