how to pronounce хорошо


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хорошо is pronounced in three syllables

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

“… на них и очень хорошо смотрю на газ …”

meanings of хорошо


  1. Good, B.
  2. Well, right.
  3. All right!, nice!.
  4. Good!.
  5. Okay!.


  1. Short neuter singular of хоро́ший (xoróšij).

хорошо frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word хорошо occurs in russian on average 519 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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