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чита́ть

verb, imperfective
Partner прочитать, почитать, прочесть
very often used word (#282)
Art

Translation

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The examples in this format please: Ру'сский текст - english text
  • 1.

    read

    Translation:
    Example:
    Info:
  • 2.

    Translation:
    Example:
    Info:

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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 чита́й
plural чита́йте

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 чита́л
female чита́ла
neuter чита́ло
plural чита́ли

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 чита́ю бу́ду чита́ть
ты чита́ешь бу́дешь чита́ть
он/она́/оно́ чита́ет бу́дет чита́ть
мы чита́ем бу́дем чита́ть
вы чита́ете бу́дете чита́ть
они́ чита́ют бу́дут чита́ть

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  • anonymous edited translation 3 months ago
  • anonymous edited translation 3 months ago
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