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How to say 

"To be able" in Russian

Russian word of the day | Dec 23, 2019 (see all)
[ moch ]
Verb , imperfective
Perfective - смочь (see below)
to be able, can

The perfective aspect

to be able to

Examples of "To be able" in Russian

  • Ты мог бы меня́ встре́тить в аэропорту́?

    ty mok by mee-nyá fstryé-teet' v a-e-ra-par-tú

    Could you meet me at the airport?

  • Мы сде́лали всё, что могли́, что́бы разреши́ть ситуа́цию.

    my sdyé-la-lee fsyó, chto mag-lée, chtó-by raz-ree-shéet' see-tu-á-tsee-yu

    We did everything we could to resolve the situation.

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