how to pronounce хвалить


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the above transcription of хвалить 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.

хвалить is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… это неумение себя хвалить и ощущение что …”

meanings of хвалить


  1. To compliment, to praise.

хвалить frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word хвалить occurs in russian on average 3.6 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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