how to pronounce пора


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the above transcription of пора 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.

пора is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ждать продолжения или пора выходить из …”

meanings of пора


  1. Time.
  2. Weather.
  3. Season.
  4. Pore.
  5. Period.

пора frequency in russian - A2 level of CEFR

the word пора occurs in russian on average 79.2 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A2 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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