Russian word of the day: Покупать

Jul 26, 2018

покупа́ть

pa-ku-pát'

Verb , imperfective

Perfective - купи́ть

to buy, to purchase

Examples

  • Фру́кты и о́вощи я покупа́ю в ла́вке за угло́м.

    frúk-ty ee ó-va-schee ya pa-ku-pá-yu v láf-kye za ug-lóm

    Fruits and vegetables I buy in a shop around the corner.

  • Где́ вы покупа́ете тако́й вку́сный хлеб?

    gdye vy pa-ku-pá-ee-tye ta-kóî fkús-nyî hlyep

    Where do you buy such delicious bread?

Additional examples

More Russian sentences with the words that contain "покупа".

  • Кни́гу покупа́ют нарасхва́т.

    knée-gu pa-ku-pá-yut na-ras-hvát

    The book is sold like hot cakes.

  • Шу́бу лу́чше покупа́ть ле́том, когда́ це́нники на зи́мние това́ры в магази́нах сни́жены.

    shú-bu lúch-she pa-ku-pát' lyé-tam, kag-dá tsén-nee-kee na zéem-nee-ye ta-vá-ry v ma-ga-zée-nah snée-zhee-ny

    It is better to buy a fur coat in the summer, when the prices for winter clothes in stores are reduced.

Same stem words

купи́ть [ku-péet'] Verb , imperfective
to buy, to purchase
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Related words and phrases

заплати́ть [za-pla-téet'] Verb , perfective
to pay
о́птом [óp-tam] Adverb
wholesale, in bulk
разме́р [raz-myér] Noun , masculine
size
дёшево [dyó-she-va] Adverb
cheap

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