Russian word of the day: Собираться

Feb 14, 2020
собира́ться
[ sa-bee-rá-tsa ]
Verb , imperfective
Perfective - собра́ться (see below)
to prepare, to get ready; to be going, to be about, to intend; to gather, to assemble
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The perfective aspect

собра́ться [sab-rá-tsa] Verb
to get ready; to get together

Examples

  • Вла́сти го́рода собира́ются внедри́ть автомати́ческое распознава́ние лиц на вокза́лах.

    vlás-tee gó-ra-da sa-be-rá-yu-tsa vneed-réet' af-ta-ma-tée-chees-ka-ye ras-paz-na-vá-nee-ye leets na vak-zá-lah

    The city’s authorities are going to introduce automatic face recognition at stations.

  • Мы собира́емся здесь ка́ждые выходны́е.

    my sa-bee-rá-eem-sya zdyés' kázh-dy-ye vy-had-ný-ye

    We gather here every weekend.

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Additional examples

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

  • Собира́йся бы́стро, мы опа́здываем!

    sa-bee-ráî-sya býst-ra, my a-páz-dy-va-eem

    Get ready quickly, we're late!

  • Ты собира́ешься сде́лать ей предложе́ние?

    ty sa-bee-rá-eesh-sya sdyé-lat' yeî preed-la-zhé-nee-ye

    Are you going to propose to her?

  • Бы́ло поня́тно, что он не собира́ется уходи́ть.

    bý-la pa-nyát-na, chto on nye sa-bee-rá-ee-tsa u-ha-deet'

    It was clear that he was not going to leave.

  • Он так растеря́лся, что забы́л, что собира́лся де́лать.

    on tak ras-tee-ryál-sya, chto za-býl, chto sa-bee-rál-sya dyé-lat'

    He got so confused that he forgot what he was going to do.

  • Бы́ло поня́тно, что он не собира́ется уходи́ть.

    bý-la pa-nyát-na, chto on nye sa-bee-rá-ee-tsa u-ha-déet'

    It was clear that he was not going to leave.

  • Я в магази́н собира́юсь, тебе́ чего́-нибу́дь на́до?

    ya v ma-ga-zéen sa-bee-rá-yus', tee-byé chee-vó-nee-bút' ná-da

    I'm going to the store, do you need anything?

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