how to pronounce работа


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the above transcription of работа 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.

работа is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… как повлияет на их работа не помогут нам …”

meanings of работа


  1. Assignment, task.
  2. Job, occupation.
  3. Labor, toil.
  4. Work.

работа frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word работа occurs in russian on average 372.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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