How to say 

"Play" in Russian

Russian word of the day | Jan 23, 2018
игра́ть
[ eeg-rát' ]
Verb , imperfective
Perfective - поигра́ть, сыгра́ть
to play
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Examples of "Play" in Russian

  • Де́ти игра́ли в песо́чнице.

    dyé-tee eeg-rá-lee v pee-sóch-nee-tse

    Children were playing in the sandbox.

  • Она́ уме́ет игра́ть на четырёх музыка́льных инструме́нтах.

    a-ná u-myé-eet eeg-rát' na chee-ty-ryóh mu-zy-kál'-nyh eenst-ru-myén-tah

    She can play four musical instruments.

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

  • Ви́тя заигра́лся с друзья́ми на у́лице и оста́лся без по́лдника.

    vée-tya za-ee-grál-sya s druz'-yámee na ú-lee-tse ee as-tál-sya byes póld-nee-ka

    Vitya played with friends on the street for too long and was left without a poldnik.

  • Пошли́ игра́ть в снежки́?

    pash-lée eeg-rát' f sneesh-kée

    Let's go have a snowball fight?

  • В его́ ко́мнате гро́мко игра́ла му́зыка.

    v ye-vó kóm-na-tye gróm-ka eeg-rá-la mú-zy-ka

    Music played loudly in his room.

  • В нау́шниках игра́ла прия́тная му́зыка.

    v na-úsh-nee-kah eeg-rá-la pree-yát-na-ya mú-zy-ka

    Nice music played in the headphones.

  • Мой оте́ц научи́л меня́ игра́ть на гита́ре.

    moî a-tyéts na-u-chéel mee-nyá eeg-rát' na gee-tá-rye

    My father taught me to play guitar.

  • Он вы́играл у меня́ в ша́шки.

    on vý-eeg-ral u mee-nyá f shásh-kee

    He has beaten me in checkers.

  • Он име́ет пристра́стие к алкого́лю и аза́ртным и́грам.

    on ee-myé-yet preest-rás-tee-ye k al-ko-gó-lyu ee a-zárt-nym eég-ram

    He is addicted to alcohol and gambling.

  • На́ша кома́нда вы́играла соревнова́ния.

    ná-sha ka-mán-da vý-eeg-ra-la sa-reev-na-vá-nee-ya

    Our team won the competition.

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Same stem words

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игру́шка [eeg-rúsh-ka] Noun
toy
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вы́играть [vý-eeg-rat'] Verb
to win
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заи́грывать [za-éeg-ry-vat'] Verb
to flirt

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