Last modified on 15 December 2014, at 01:58

идти

RussianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Old East Slavic ити (iti), from Proto-Slavic *jьti, from Proto-Indo-European *h₁ey-. Compare Ukrainian іти́ (itý), Belarusian ісці́ (iscí).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

идти́ (idtíimpf (perfective пойти́) (concrete verbs)

  1. to go
  2. to walk
  3. to rain, snow, hail (with weather)
    идёт дождьidjót doždʹ ― it’s raining
    идёт снегidjót sneg ― it’s snowing
  4. to function, to work
  5. to suit, to become of clothes
    Э́тот костю́м ему́ идёт.
    Étot kostjúm jemú idjót.
    This suit suits him

Usage notesEdit

Идти and пойти́ (pojtí) are Russian concrete verbs. Their counterpart, ходи́ть (xodítʹ), is an abstract verb.

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