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EtymologyEdit

From Proto-Slavic *govoriti, from Proto-Indo-European *gow(H)- (to call, cry). Cognate to Polish gaworzyć, Czech hovořit, Ukrainian говорити (hovoryty), Serbo-Croatian гово̀рити.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɡəvɐˈrʲitʲ]
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VerbEdit

говори́ть (govorítʹimpf (perfective сказа́ть or поговори́ть)

  1. to speak, to talk
    Я говорю́ по-ру́сски.Ja govorjú po-rússki.I speak Russian.
  2. to say, to tell
    Что она́ говори́т?Što oná govorít?What is she saying?

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imperfective

perfective

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