how to pronounce толковать


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the above transcription of толковать 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.

толковать is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… вот который надо изучать толковать по …”

meanings of толковать


  1. To explain, to interpret.
  2. To talk (about something), to discuss.

толковать frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word толковать occurs in russian on average 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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