how to pronounce полоса


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the above transcription of полоса 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.

полоса is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… правая полоса левая встречная полоса …”

meanings of полоса


  1. Bar.
  2. Stripe, strip, streak.
  3. Field.
  4. Belt, zone.
  5. Lane.

полоса frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word полоса occurs in russian on average 7.3 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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