how to pronounce щека


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the above transcription of щека 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.

щека is pronounced in two syllables

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

“… рекламирует там став щека какого то ли …”

meanings of щека


  1. Cheek.
  2. Side, sidepiece, stock, jaw (of a mechanism).
  3. Mouth of animals, jaw.

щека frequency in russian - C2+ level of CEFR

the word щека occurs in russian on average 0.7 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.

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