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отве́тить

verb, perfective
Partner отвечать
very often used word (#172)

Translation

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  • 1.
    answer, reply, respond

    answer

    Also: reply, respond

Also

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A good example is ручка which looks like
1. pen, ballpoint
2. handle, knob, grip
3. arm
4. arm rest

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Imperative

singular отве́ть
plural отве́тьте

Accents: Mark the accent with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки. Leave out the stress when it is unambiguous, which is when the word contains ё or only one vowel (the vowels are а, я, э, е, ы, и, о, ё, у and ю).

Past

male отве́тил
female отве́тила
neuter отве́тило
plural отве́тили

Accents: Mark the accent with a ' character behind the vowel, e.g. ру'чки. Leave out the stress when it is unambiguous, which is when the word contains ё or only one vowel (the vowels are а, я, э, е, ы, и, о, ё, у and ю).

Present / Future

Present
Future
я - отве́чу
ты - отве́тишь
он/она́/оно́ - отве́тит
мы - отве́тим
вы - отве́тите
они́ - отве́тят

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