how to pronounce сломать


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the above transcription of сломать 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.

сломать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… риск до можем все сломать во всем мире …”

meanings of сломать


  1. To destroy, to break down, to ruin.
  2. To break, to fracture.
  3. To demolish, to pull down (a house).

сломать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word сломать occurs in russian on average 4.5 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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