how to pronounce стихи


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the above transcription of стихи 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.

стихи is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… вы могли бы выучить стихи, может быть, есть много поэтов, которые прошли через …”

meanings of стихи


  1. Poem.
  2. Nominative plural of стих (stix, “verse").
  3. Accusative plural of стих (stix).
  4. Nominative plural of стих (stix, “mood").

стихи frequency in russian - B1 level of CEFR

the word стихи occurs in russian on average 48.9 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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