how to pronounce слушать


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the above transcription of слушать 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.

слушать is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… признавать ошибки слушать интуицию …”

meanings of слушать


  1. To attend.
  2. To auscultate.
  3. To listen, to listen to.

слушать frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word слушать occurs in russian on average 38.6 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for B1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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