Russian word of the day: Остаться

Oct 14, 2021 (see all)
[ as-tá-tsa ]
Verb , perfective
Often used with the Prepositional case
Imperfective - остава́ться (see below)
to stay, to remain; to be left

The imperfective aspect

остава́ться [as-ta-vá-tsa] Verb
to stay, to remain; to be left


  • Вы иди́те, а я оста́нусь здесь, пожа́луй.

    vy ee-dée-tee, a ya as-tá-nus' zdyes', pa-zhá-luî

    You go, and I think I'll stay here.

  • Оста́нься с на́ми, бу́дет ве́село!

    as-tán'-sya s ná-mee, bú-deet vyé-see-la

    Stay with us, it will be fun!

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