how to pronounce сложность


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the above transcription of сложность 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.

сложность is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… то есть сложность я представить ситуацию …”

meanings of сложность


  1. Complexity, complicacy, complication, difficulty.

сложность frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word сложность occurs in russian on average 9.4 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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