how to pronounce что


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the above transcription of что 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.

что is pronounced in one syllable

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

“… а все из-за цвета а что с ним не так об …”

meanings of что


  1. What.
  2. That, which.


  1. That.

что frequency in russian - A1 level of CEFR

the word что occurs in russian on average 11116.8 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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