how to pronounce свисток


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the above transcription of свисток 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.

свисток is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… малюсенький оранжевый свисток самый …”

meanings of свисток


  1. Whistle (device used to make a whistling sound, act of whistling).

свисток frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word свисток occurs in russian on average 1.1 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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