how to pronounce шкала


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the above transcription of шкала 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.

шкала is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… будет ответа он называется шкала кинси …”

meanings of шкала


  1. Scale (a graph or instrument depicting a sequence of numbers used to measure quantity or quality).

шкала frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word шкала occurs in russian on average 0.9 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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