Russian word of the day: Ошибаться

Aug 05, 2018



Verb , imperfective

Perfective - ошиби́ться

to be mistaken, to make mistakes


  • Кто не ошиба́ется, тот ничего́ не де́лает.

    kto nye a-shee-bá-ee-tsa, tot nee-chee-vó nye dyé-la-yet

    Who does not make mistakes does nothing. (Russian saying)

  • Я могу́ ошиба́ться, но по-мо́ему мы здесь уже́ проходи́ли.

    ya ma-gú a-shee-bá-tsa, no pa-mó-ee-mu my zdyes' u-zhé pra-ha-dée-lee

    I may be wrong, but I think we have already passed here.

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Same stem words

оши́бка [a-shéep-ka] Noun , feminine
mistake, error
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Related words and phrases

по-ру́сски [pa-rús-kee] Phrase
in Russian
встреча́ться [vstree-chá-tsa] Verb , imperfective
to meet, to see, to date (somebody)
мечта́ [meech-tá] Noun , feminine
dream, daydream, reverie
карма́н [kar-mán] Noun , masculine

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