how to pronounce путать


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the above transcription of путать 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.

путать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… только не надо путать про не выбор это …”

meanings of путать


  1. To confuse.
  2. To hobble, to fetter.
  3. To involve in, to embroil.
  4. To mix up (with), to confuse (with).
  5. To tangle.
  6. To get mixed up, to confuse.

путать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word путать occurs in russian on average 4.1 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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