how to pronounce полотно


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the above transcription of полотно 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.

полотно is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… яростно стал резать картина и полотно не …”

meanings of полотно


  1. Panel.
  2. Roadbed (of a railroad); embankment.
  3. Saw web, saw blade.
  4. Picture, painting.
  5. Canvas.
  6. Cloth, bunting.
  7. Linen.

полотно frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word полотно occurs in russian on average 11.4 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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