идти

RussianEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ɪˈtʲi], [ɪˈtʲtʲi]
  • (file)

Alternative formsEdit

Идти.

VerbEdit

идти́ (idtíimpf (perfective пойти́) (concrete verbs)

  1. to go
  2. to walk
  3. to rain, snow, hail (with weather)
    Идёт дождьIt’s raining
    Идёт снегIt’s snowing
  4. to function, to work
  5. to suit, to become of clothes
    Э́тот костю́м ему́ идёт.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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Last modified on 31 March 2014, at 00:25