Russian word of the day: Отставать

Sep 08, 2017



Verb , imperfective

to lag behind, to be behind


  • Не отстава́й!

    nye ot-sta-vái

    Do not lag behind!

  • В пя́том кла́ссе он стал отстава́ть по всем предме́там.

    f pyá-tam klá-se on stal at-sta-vát' pa fsyem preed-myé-tam

    In the fifth grade, he began to lag behind in all subjects.

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