Russian vocabulary: Sounds

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писк [peesk] Noun , masculine
squeak, peep, chirp, cheep
свисте́ть [svees-tyét'] Verb , imperfective
to whistle
свист [sveest] Noun , masculine
whistling, whistle (sound)
постуча́ть [pas-tu-chát'] Verb , perfective
to knock
гро́хот [gró-hat] Noun , masculine
crash, roar, rumble, rattle
шёпот [shó-pat] Noun , masculine
whisper
стук [stuk] Noun , masculine
knock, tap, clatter

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