Russian word of the day: Летать

Dec 23, 2017

How to say 

"To fly" in Russian



Verb , imperfective

to fly


  • Он ча́сто лета́ет.

    on chás-ta lee-tá-eet

    He flies often (by plane).

  • На про́шлой неде́ле мы лета́ли в Ни́ццу.

    na prósh-laî nee-dyé-lye my lee-tá-lee v née-tsu

    Last week we flew to Nice.

Same stem words

вертолёт [veer-ta-lyót] Noun , masculine
самолёт [sa-ma-lyót] Noun , masculine
plane, aircraft
лете́ть [lee-tyét'] Verb , imperfective
to fly
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Related words and phrases

лете́ть [lee-tyét'] Verb , imperfective
to fly
идти [eed-tée] Noun , imperfective
to go, to walk
ходи́ть [ha-déet'] Verb , imperfective
to walk, to go
тащи́ть [ta-schéet'] Verb , imperfective
to drag, to lug, to pull, to carry

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