how to pronounce фокус


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the above transcription of фокус 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.

фокус is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… всегда интересно переключать фокус на …”

meanings of фокус


  1. Focus (in optics).
  2. Freak, whim.
  3. Hocus-pocus, trick, sleight of hand.

фокус frequency in russian - C2 level of CEFR

the word фокус occurs in russian on average 7 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.

words that rhyme with фокус


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