Russian word of the day: Наизусть

Nov 13, 2017

наизу́сть

na-ee-zúst'

Adverb

by heart

Examples

  • Ты до́лжен знать табли́цу умноже́ния наизу́сть.

    ty dól-zhen znat' tab-lée-tsu um-na-zhé-nee-ya na-ee-zúst'

    You must know the multiplication table by heart.

  • Она́ наизу́сть зна́ла телефо́ны всех её друзе́й.

    a-ná na-ee-zúst' zná-la tee-lee-fó-ny fsyeh ye-yó dru-zyéî

    She knew by heart the phone numbers of all her friends.

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Related words and phrases

ошиба́ться [a-shee-bá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to be mistaken, to make mistakes
прогу́ливать [pra-gu-lee-vat'] Verb , imperfective
to miss, to skip (classes or work)
стипе́ндия [stee-pyén-dee-ya] Noun , feminine
scholarship
учи́ться [u-chée-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to study, to learn

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