how to pronounce сверкать


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сверкать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… ну да да сверкать хорошо блин мамонтенок …”

meanings of сверкать


  1. To glare.
  2. To glitter.
  3. To sparkle, to twinkle.

сверкать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сверкать occurs in russian on average 0.5 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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