how to pronounce прожить


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the above transcription of прожить 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.

прожить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… вопрос что лучше прожить долго и …”

meanings of прожить


  1. To live, to outlast.
  2. To reside (for some time).
  3. To spend, to run through.

прожить frequency in russian - C1 level of CEFR

the word прожить occurs in russian on average 12 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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