how to pronounce тут


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the above transcription of тут 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.

тут is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… понимаешь что что-то тут не то даже кафе …”

meanings of тут


  1. Then, at this point.
  2. Here.


  1. Genitive plural of ту́та (túta).
  2. Mulberry (fruit or tree).

тут frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word тут occurs in russian on average 697.5 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for A1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.

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